Advocates for people with disabilities living outside of institutions said Illinois is violating a federal consent decree by failing to provide required services due to insufficient funding.
"Together we will make our economy and our country more welcoming to people with disabilities because we all win when everyone gets to share in the American dream."
29-year-old Chris Emery lost his job of 13 years after an updated "re-interview" process determined he was no longer fit to work at Pennsylvania's Dorney Park.
What started as a science fair project turned into an innovative, low-cost way to give blind people access to Braille printers — and garnered the young entrepreneur an investment from Intel.
Graduation rates significantly lower for students with disabilities. Organizations and schools are employing strategies to keep them on the same track as their peers.
The company has been fined for its failure to properly accommodate its passengers with disabilities, putting a spotlight on the struggles people with disabilities face while traveling.
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