Washington Outlook: What Difference Will the Election Make for Persons with Disabilities?

The elections in November will have a real impact on individuals with intellectual and other disabilities and your vote will make a difference. This nonpartisan webinar will highlight key federal and state policies and legislation that will be impacted, including education, inclusive higher education, the future of long-term services and supports, and the availability of health care for individuals with pre-existing conditions. The involvement of individuals with disabilities, family members and professionals in the public policy and electoral process is key to improving services and supports and ensuring that Congress and state governments address the needs of individuals with disabilities. Join us to hear what is at stake and how your vote will make a difference.

Attendees can expect to learn what key disability issues are at stake in this election, and what questions to ask individuals seeking elective office.

Date: 
Oct 25, 2018 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Location: 
Zoom webinar
Presenter(s): 
Stephanie Smith Lee
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