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Pennsylvania Delays Closure of Two Institutions for People with Intellectual Disabilities

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The state will delay the scheduled closures of two centers for people with intellectual disabilities. WESA’s Kate Giammarise has more.

Read the full story at: https://www.wesa.fm/politics-government/2022-05-20/pennsylvania-will-delay-closures-of-two-institutions-for-people-with-intellectual-disabilities

(Original air-date: 5/31/22)

Kate Giammarise focuses her reporting on poverty, social services and affordable housing. Before joining WESA, she covered those topics for the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette for nearly five years; prior to that, she spent several years in the paper’s Harrisburg bureau covering the legislature, governor and state government. She was part of the P-G staff that won the 2019 Pulitzer Prize for Breaking News Reporting on the mass shooting at the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh.