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Posted byon March 11, 2011 at 6:20 PM EST
FEMA and the National Disability Rights Network sign a memorandum of agreement – an agreement that solidifies a partnership in working together to make sure we are planning for and meeting the needs of people with disabilities before, during, and after disasters strike.
Posted byon March 11, 2011 at 5:36 PM EST
The Department of Energy just announced new funding for an energy-efficient, handicapped accessible vehicle. Read more about this exciting devlopment.
Posted byon November 4, 2010 at 11:00 PM EST
This week, walk step by step with the President as he addresses a potential threat, holds a press conference, and greets trick-or-treaters.
Posted byon October 18, 2010 at 10:07 AM EST
In the wake of the historic rescue of miners in Chile, Maureen Tracey-Mooney with the Office of the Vice President, discusses efforts to tackle an even more widespread danger to miners.
Posted byon July 29, 2010 at 11:00 PM EST
Thanks for checking out the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that's happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. This week, walk step by step with the President as he fights for campaign finance reform, boosts small business, meets with Space Shuttle Atlantis astronauts, commemorates the 20th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act, welcomes the 2009 Softball World Series champions, makes an appearance on The View and much more.
Posted byon July 27, 2010 at 6:28 PM EST
Kareem Dale, Special Assistant to the President for Disability Policy, discusses the White House celebration to mark the 20th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act.
Posted byon July 20, 2010 at 6:59 AM EST
The White House and Commerce Department host an event featuring technology with the power to improve the lives of people living with disabilities.
Posted byon July 19, 2010 at 9:16 AM EST
White House Continues Its Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the ADA
White House Continues Its Celebration Of the 20th Anniversary Of the Americans With Disabilities ActPosted byon June 30, 2010 at 9:14 AM EST
Kareem Dale, Special Assistant to the President for Disability Policy, writes about efforts from the Departments of Education and Justice to ensure colleges and universities are using electronic book reader that are not accessible to students who are blind or have low vision.
Posted byon June 8, 2010 at 1:40 PM EST
Kareem Dale, Special Assistant to the President for Disability Policy, relays remarks from Valerie Jarrett and previews more to come.