Today, the 28th anniversary of the ADA, is worth a big celebration. I recall how amazing it was in 1990 for the ADA to come into being for America, people with disabilities and…DRO! During my first 4 years at DRO, we did not have that law. We had the Rehab Act to enforce rights when… Continue Reading Happy Anniversary ADA!
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In order to learn more about the value of SSI for the families of children with disabilities, we decided to ask them. Continue Reading Stories of families with children on SSI
A race to the bottom for seniors and people with disabilities. Continue Reading Medicaid block grants and high risk pools threaten Oregonians with disabilities
In this election, a presidential candidate openly used and encouraged mockery, rudeness and even violence against minority groups, including people with disabilities. He also won. It’s important for people with disabilities to understand that the new President-elect would not have won if his treatment of women and minorities was not accepted by his supporters. For… Continue Reading More About Next Steps