Who: State Senator Terri Bryant (Murphysburo), and State Representatives Charlie Meier (Okawville) and Dave Severin (Benton)
What: With the Department of Human Services’ continued failure to protect developmentally disabled persons at state-run facilities, Republican lawmakers will renew their call for legislative hearings, and for an improvement plan to be implemented by DHS at state-operated developmental centers.
When: 1:30 PM on Wednesday, July 12th
Reps. Charlie Meier and Dave Severin will be joining Senator Bryant for a press conference this afternoon at 1:30 p.m. in response to expanded reports of abuse at state-run developmental centers. House Republicans will be streaming the press conference live to the caucus Facebook page for those who would like to watch the press conference live. Click the link below to watch beginning at 1:30.