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Posted byon September 9, 2011 at 7:15 PM EDT
The Administration announces regulations intended to improve the lives of infants and toddlers with disabilities and their families. Assistant Secretary for Special Education and Rehabilitative Services at the U.S. Department of Education, Alexa Posny, discusses the announcement and a follow up roundtable with parents and families in Erie, Pennsylvania.
Posted byon August 30, 2011 at 10:55 AM EDT
Sue Swenson, the Deputy Assistant Secretary for the Office on Special Education and Rehabilitative Services in the Department of Education, announces NIDRR's new director, Dr. Charlie Lakin.
Posted byon August 19, 2011 at 10:52 AM EDT
Marc Klein is spending his career in the auto industry creating innovative solutions to challenging problems.
Posted byon July 29, 2011 at 12:50 PM EDT
This week, the President held a town hall, met with a group of inspiring veterans and addressed the nation on the importance of compromise in the ongoing debt negotiations, and much more.
Posted byon July 27, 2011 at 2:19 PM EDT
To honor the 21st anniversary of the Americans with Disability Act, White House Intern Krista Simeone reflects on all the improvements in transportation, employment, and civil rights for people with disabilities to ensure equal opportunity for all Americans.
Posted byon July 15, 2011 at 7:19 PM EDT
Your quick look at the week that was on WhiteHouse.gov.
Posted byon July 14, 2011 at 12:40 PM EDT
Senior Advisor Valerie Jarrett shares stories from across the country, demonstrating that Americans with disabilities depend on programs such as Medicaid.
Posted byon July 14, 2011 at 11:30 AM EDT
Join Kareem Dale, Special Assistant to the President for Disability Policy, for a live chat on whitehouse.gov/live at 1:00 pm EDT today on disability policy.
Posted byon July 8, 2011 at 4:26 PM EDT
Learn more about the important role Medicaid plays in the lives of American families.
Posted byon June 28, 2011 at 5:39 PM EDT
Dr. Jill Biden discusses her experience leading the U.S. delegation at the 2011 Special Olympics World Summer Games in Athens.