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ADA

July 26, 2016

Autism Speaks advocates will gather just before sunset illuminated in blue lights to “Light It Up Blue” near the White House.

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September 28, 2015

Last week, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and the U.S. Department of Education issued joint federal guidance on inclusion of children with disabilities in early childhood programs.

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September 22, 2015

Voting is a fundamental right shared by all Americans. Up until the 1970s with the passage of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), many individuals with disabilities were excluded from the voting process, a cornerstone of American democracy.

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July 28, 2015

Twenty-five years ago, President George H. W. Bush signed the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), landmark legislation that prohibits discrimination against individuals with disabilities in employment, education, transportation and other public accommodations. The law has impacted the lives of countless Americans, including many with autism.

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July 24, 2015

Twenty-five years ago today, President George H. W. Bush signed the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), landmark legislation that prohibits discrimination against individuals with disabilities in employment, education, transportation and other public accommodations.

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July 24, 2015

Watch: Former President George H.W. Bush reflects on the landmark civil rights legislation which prohibits discrimination based on disability.

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July 21, 2015

President Barack Obama was joined yesterday by members of the disability community at the White House to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

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September 18, 2014

Congress urged to pass ABLE to address as need grows more urgent

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