Advocate http://wunc.org en Mother And Disabled Daughter: Fierce Advocates At General Assembly Committee Meetings http://wunc.org/post/mother-and-disabled-daughter-fierce-advocates-general-assembly-committee-meetings <p>Every month, state lawmakers on the General Assembly’s Health and Human Services Oversight Committee hold meetings to talk about health policy in North Carolina. Legislators sit at the front of the room to discuss their agenda, as staff members, reporters, and lobbyists listen. But in the back of the room, a mother and daughter, Mary and Katie Short, who attend every single meeting keep their eye on things too.</p><p></p> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 14:58:28 +0000 Jessica Jones 33928 at http://wunc.org Mother And Disabled Daughter: Fierce Advocates At General Assembly Committee Meetings