As the nation’s unemployment rate dropped to a five-year low last month, Americans with disabilities struggled to make gains in the job market, new data suggests.
When the new film “American Hustle” hits the big screen later this month, the credits will include a handful of individuals with autism.
Even amid last month’s government shutdown, the job situation remained relatively steady for Americans with disabilities, the U.S Department of Labor said Friday.
More Americans with disabilities found jobs last month, the U.S. Department of Labor said Tuesday in a report that was held up for weeks due to the government shutdown.
Amid a push to find jobs that people with autism excel at, a new study suggests that those on the spectrum may have an edge when it comes to spotting dangerous items in airport baggage.
A jury has awarded nearly a half-million dollars to a Texas man who said he was harassed and wrongly fired from his job at the nation’s largest grocery chain because of his disabilities.
A key U.S. senator is pressing for a quarter-million more young people with disabilities to be employed by 2015.
Even as the unemployment rate ticked downward, new data from the U.S. Department of Labor suggests that the job situation for Americans with disabilities remains rocky.
The Obama administration is pressing forward with a plan to urge companies doing business with the federal government to dramatically increase their hiring of people with disabilities.
With a newly-released blueprint, the nation’s governors are looking at how they can help boost employment among people with disabilities.
When offered intensive, specialized training, a new study finds that young people with autism — even those with challenging behaviors — can be highly successful on the job.
Even as the economy added 162,000 jobs last month, the U.S. Department of Labor said Friday that Americans with disabilities continued to struggle in the job market.
Disability advocates are split over a proposal in the U.S. Senate that would establish limits on people with disabilities working for less than minimum wage.
Unemployment among Americans with disabilities is on the rise, according to the U.S. Department of Labor.
The Justice Department is cracking down after an investigation found that students with disabilities were unnecessarily segregated and forced to work for little or no pay.