Not everyone was immediately on board when Jason Eagan, who has Down syndrome, said he wanted to become a firefighter. But with persistence, he found his place.
Democrats request another hearing for DeVos, Trump’s education pick, before confirmation vote – The Washington Post
Democrats want more time to ask DeVos questions, Republicans say they already have asked more than 1,000.
Tucked inside a larger bill signed by President Barack Obama this week is a tweak to federal law that’s designed to make it easier for people with disabilities to save money.
In an unusual move, dozens of disability advocacy groups say they’re ready to line up against efforts in Congress to expand the ABLE Act over concerns that the changes don’t go far enough.