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.
The number of reported hate crimes targeting people with disabilities fell last year, the FBI says.
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.
The U.S. Supreme Court has agreed to hear a case that could set standards for police treatment of people with disabilities.
A new ranking finds that access to the courts for people with disabilities varies significantly from one state to the next.
A battle over disability access at Disney theme parks has been renewed, with more than two dozen separate claims filed against the entertainment company.
There is not enough support in the U.S. Senate to warrant another vote on ratification of an international disability rights treaty, according to one of the measure’s chief backers.
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.
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.