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Groups serving deaf, hard of hearing greet lawmakers in 4th floor rotunda

Posted by 4starshost.com on January 18, 2013

Groups that serve the deaf and hard of hearing across Idaho have displays in the 4th  floor rotunda of the state Capitol until noon today as part of a legislative breakfast sponsored by the state Council for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing. Steven Snow, executive director of the council, said there’s been an encouraging turnout today, with at least 20 legislators stopping by to visit and see the displays. “We have 150,000 deaf and hard of hearing people in our state,” Snow said through a sign-language interpreter.

 

Read more: http://www.spokesman.com/blogs/boise/2013/jan/17/groups-serving-deaf-hard-hearing-greet-lawmakers-4th-floor-rotunda/

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