For over 30 years, Blumenfeld & Associates, LLC, has served as the public affairs counselor for several dozen professional organizations and businesses.
Our current clients include:
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A small sample of our past successes includes:
Secured a $91 million all funds increase to the Medicaid Personal Care program in the 2019-21 state budget-- the largest increase in 20 years.
Successfully reversed a proposed policy change included in the 2019-21 state budget that would have resulted in a cut to county child support agencies and secured a $765,000 GPR increase for the program, the first increase in a decade.
Secured a $3 million increase to the 85.21 program (which provides specialized transit services to older adults and people with disabilities) in the 2019-21 state budget—the largest increase in a decade.
Passed legislation to create a pathway for Wisconsin-based Managed care Organizations (MCOs) to become licensed as HMOs, allowing them to compete in the state's re-designed long-term care system.
First ever funding increase for Post-Adoption Resource Centers in the 2015-17 Budget.
Successful expansion of the Family Care long-term care program statewide.
Worked to lift the Family Care enrollment cap.
Successfully advocated for the passage of the nation’s model Hate Crimes Legislation, which enhanced penalties for crimes motivated by racism or bigotry.
$17.6 million budget increase in several Medicaid non-institutional services.
Secured $8.25 million in new state funding, doubling state support for child support enforcement services.
Enacted the state licensure for radiologic technologists.
Established the state licensure for landscape architects.
Successfully protected Wisconsin's SeniorCare program, which provides prescription drug coverage for seniors.
Largest increase ever in the state budget for elderly and disabled transportation aid.