MILWAUKEE (2/18/2009) - Children's Hospital and Health System recognizes that during these challenging economic times, Governor Doyle is vested in advancing the safety, security and health of children and families of Wisconsin.
In the 2009-2011 budget introduced yesterday, Governor Doyle put a top priority on our state's children. "We praise his commitment to child welfare, foster care and reducing disparities in birth outcomes for target populations. It is during these challenging times when our most vulnerable children are at greatest risk and it is evident that the Governor's budget recognizes the necessities in child welfare," said Peggy Troy, MSN, RN, president and CEO of Children's Hospital and Health System. "Keeping these initiatives as his top priorities will continue to protect children and families for a safe and healthy future. Children's Hospital and Health System and Children's Service Society of Wisconsin applaud the Governor's dedication and support."