The U.S. Senate has voted overwhelmingly to send legislation to the president establishing a new way for people with disabilities to save money without risking their government benefits.
After 40 years on Capitol Hill, a U.S. senator who shaped the Americans with Disabilities Act is leaving his post.
A spending plan making its way through Congress is a win for people with disabilities, advocates say, more for what it doesn’t do than what it does.
Kids with disabilities have the right to a free appropriate public education complete with academics, therapies and other supports even if they’re locked up, federal officials say.
The U.S. House of Representatives has voted to approve a bill that would establish a new way for people with disabilities to save money without risking their government benefits.
Congress is set to act this week on legislation that would allow people with disabilities to save money without jeopardizing their government benefits.
A new ranking finds that access to the courts for people with disabilities varies significantly from one state to the next.
With little time to spare, a vote will happen this year on a bill that would allow people with disabilities to save money without jeopardizing their benefits, a key member of Congress says.
The maker of childhood classics like Mr. Potato Head, Play-Doh and Connect 4 is looking to ensure that kids with developmental disabilities know how to engage with its toys too.
Advocates are pushing Congress to act before the end of the year on a bill that would allow people with disabilities to save money without jeopardizing their government benefits.
The Obama administration is reminding schools of their wide-ranging responsibilities to students with disabilities who struggle with speech and other communication difficulties.
A federal lawsuit challenging broad changes to Disney’s theme park access policy for people with disabilities has hit a roadblock.
Comedian Jerry Seinfeld says he believes he may be on the autism spectrum.
There may be many more children than previously thought with developmental disabilities resulting from alcohol exposure during pregnancy, researchers say.
Federal officials are fanning out across the country on Election Day to ensure that voters — including those with disabilities — don’t encounter barriers to casting their ballots.