Tumblr Icon RSS Icon

Elton John Defends HIV/AIDS Funding In Florida

By Zack Ford on June 1, 2011 at 12:18 pm

"Elton John Defends HIV/AIDS Funding In Florida"

Share:

google plus icon

Elton John, who founded the Elton John AIDS Foundation, is urging Florida Gov. Rick Scott (R) to protect a program that provides medication to low-income HIV/AIDS patients. A proposed change would lower the income eligibility for the program and potentially make it unavailable for as many as 1,600 people. Several other states are considering or have already made cuts to their support in fighting HIV/AIDS.

‹ PREVIOUS
Sen. Diaz Lies About Marriage Bill, Attacks Gays, Scapegoats Lesbian Granddaughter

NEXT ›
Track Where NY Senators Stand On Marriage Equality

By clicking and submitting a comment I acknowledge the ThinkProgress Privacy Policy and agree to the ThinkProgress Terms of Use. I understand that my comments are also being governed by Facebook, Yahoo, AOL, or Hotmail’s Terms of Use and Privacy Policies as applicable, which can be found here.