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Onix Ortiz, of Bridgeport, sets up special fund to raise money for handicap-accessible van

Onix Ortiz, 19, has been in a wheelchair

Onix Ortiz, 19, has been in a wheelchair since he was 4 years old. (March 30, 2014 5:27 PM)

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A disabled man from Bridgeport spoke publicly for the first time today about how the recent federal budget cuts are affecting him.

Onix Ortiz, 19, has been in a wheelchair since he was 4 years old. The Edna Avenue resident says the recent round of federal budget cuts have made his life extremely difficult.

Ortiz, who suffers from cerebral palsy, has a part-time job at Webster Bank Arena....

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