Disability Visibility Project

#CripTheVote Medicaid Stories

A graphic with a black background. At the lower left and right-hand corners are the hashtags: #SaveMedicaid #CripTheVote. In white text in the center of the graphic: “Medicaid allows me to receive service in the community, to choose where And with whom I want to live, and to make choices about my life.” --@AmySequenzia

Earlier this year #CripTheVote, an online movement created by Gregg Beratan, Andrew Pulrang, and Alice Wong encouraging the political participation of disabled people, collected stories by disabled people on the impact of the current GOP healthcare bill (first known as the AHCA and now the BCRA in the Senate). As disabled activists protest throughout the country, here are some stories that put a human face on issue.

For more on, check out #CripTheVote and #ADAPTandRESIST on Twitter.

Click and scroll on each image in this slideshow for stories by disabled people about Medicaid (with captions)