In the United States, it is legal to pay differently-abled individuals, like my son with #autism, less than the minimum wage for a person doing the same job.

For years, James and I fought against this patently unfair rule.
1/James wrote letters to his elected officials opposing this rule. Demonstrated in city and county council meetings.

FYI he cannot speak and has other intellectual challenges.
2/He has voted in every election - 2010, 2012, 2014, 2016, 2018 and 2020 - for the Democratic Party, and those who support a fair wage for an honest day's work.
3/Today, the Maryland Department of Disabilities announced Governor Hogan's signing of the Ken Capone Act, eliminating sub-minimum wages in the state of Maryland. Regrettably, Maryland is one of only TWO states that has such a state law.

FIN/Thank you, James, for VOTING and FIGHTING for yourself and others.

Thank YOU, Mr. Capone.

History illustrates that progress is made one vote, one march, one step at a time.
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