DRO worked on a wide variety of bills this session. Here is a summary of what passed, what didn’t, and what task forces were created. Continue Reading 2013 Oregon Legislative Wrap Up
Editorials about the work Disability Rights Oregon is doing, and state, local and national disability issues. Written by Disability Rights Oregon Executive Director Bob Joondeph.
Here in the land of “transparency,” there is still a need for hard-ball politics. And here in the land of socially progressive policy, there is still a need for, well, hard-ball politics. Continue Reading Mental Health Funding in Oregon: Doubling Down on Segregation
Empty Promises for People in Sheltered Workshops Continue Reading The Governor’s Executive Order
If a person with disabilities is offered to choose between an established segregated service or a poorly funded, trained or regulated integrated service, does she really have a “choice?” Continue Reading Meaningful Choice