by Hayes Brown Apr 9, 2014
One in five Syrian refugees are affected by physical, sensory or intellectual impairment and they aren't getting the aid that they need.
by Jonathan Stein - Guest Contributor Apr 2, 2014
Ryan's budget slashes Supplemental Security Income while citing an out of context quote as support.
by Bryce Covert Feb 19, 2014
Workers with an intellectual disability are much less likely to have a job and, when they do, to be paid the same as other workers.
by Sy Mukherjee Feb 12, 2014
Approximately 50,000 workers with disabilities who are often paid even less than the federal minimum wage may now benefit from the forthcoming Executive Order.
by Sy Mukherjee Feb 7, 2014
A section of the Fair Labor Standards Act allows employers to pay their disabled employees subminimum wages. Advocates say it's time to change that.
by Hayes Brown Nov 11, 2013
Groups totaling more than 4 million veterans are gearing up to tell Congress to ratify the U.N. Disabilities Treaty.
by Hayes Brown Nov 5, 2013
Sens. Mark Kirk (R-IL) and Kelly Ayotte (R-NH) are trying to win ratification of an important treaty for Americans with disabilities.
by Oct 16, 2013
Despite recent reports, the program has little fraud, sparse benefits, and strict requirements.
by Zack Ford Sep 8, 2013
Iowa is wrestling with the question of whether people with vision impairments should be restricted from receiving permits to carry guns in public.
by Alyssa Rosenberg Jul 29, 2013
The stars of 'Parenthood' and 'Ironside' talk about how their technical advisors helped them portray characters with autism and spinal cord injuries.