Tuesday with Liz: Archived Episodes

November 27, 2015

AUCD, Tuesday with Liz: Disability Policy for All
Friday, November 27, 2015

"Dear Friends,
I am excited to share with you ... Tuesdays with Liz: Disability Policy for All." - Liz Weintraub, AUCD, Advocacy Specialist

AUCD, Tuesday with Liz: Disability Policy for All, Guest Profile

ARCHIVED EPISODES

Introductory Video
Welcome to Tuesday Morning with Liz. This video is an introduction to a weekly series starring the Association of University Centers on Disabilities' s (AUCD) Advocacy Specialist, Liz Weintraub. These videos are intended to be an accessible version of AUCD's Policy InBrief.
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November 24, 2015
Liz interviews Chairman Tom Wheeler, the Chairman of the Federal Communication Commission (FCC) about the commission.
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November 10, 2015
Liz interviews Cathy Ficker Terrill, the president and CEO of the Council on Quality and Leadership about the new HCBS rule.
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November 3, 2015
Annual Conference: policy-related activities and programs at AUCD's upcoming annual meeting (Nov 15-18), including several excellent plenary sessions and Hill visits by AUCD network members with their congressional delegations.
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October 27, 2015
Liz interviews Adriane Griffen, AUCD's Director of Public Health.
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October 20, 2015
Liz interviews Ari Ne’eman, the President and Co- Founder of the Autistic Self Advocacy Network.
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October 13, 2015
Liz interviews Colleen Thoma, Professor of Special Education and Disability Policy at Virginia Commonwealth University.
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October 6, 2015
Liz interviews David Mank, director of Indiana's UCEDD, the Indiana Institute on Disability and Community. Dr. Mank is also the chair of the Advisory Committee on Increasing Competitive Integrated Employment for Individuals with Disabilities.
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September 29, 2015
Liz interviews Kim Musheno (AUCD'S director of Public Policy) about federal funding and its connection to Planned Parenthood.
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September 22, 2015
Liz interviews Heather Sachs, the Vice President of Advocacy and Public Policy at the National Down Syndrome Society, about the ABLE Act, which stands for Achieving Better Life Experience.
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September 15, 2015
Liz interviews Alison Barkoff the director of Advocacy at the Bazelon Center about the Olmstead decision and it's lasting effects.
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September 8, 2015
Liz interviews Former Iowa Senator Tom Harkin about the Americans with Disabilities Act.
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September 1, 2015
Liz interviews Sharon Lewis (Principal Deputy Administrator of the Administration for Community Living) about the new Home and Community Based setting rule, as well as her daughter, Zoe Lewis on her experience of starting her freshman year of college.
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August 25, 2015
Liz walks through how to access the Action Center from the AUCD webpage.
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August 11, 2015
Liz interview Karen Edwards about AUCD's annual conference.
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August 3, 2015
Liz recaps a busy weekend in Washington, the celebration of the 25th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act.
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July 28, 2015
Liz interviews Olivia Raynor, Director of the UCLA Tarjan Center and President of AUCD about college/ higher education and the Americans with Disabilities Act.
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July 21, 2015
Liz interviews Stephanie Meredith the director of the National Center for Prenatal and Postnatal Down Syndrome Resources.
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July 14, 2015
Liz interviews Danny Ricci.
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July 7, 2015
Liz interviews 'discrimination buster' Chai Feldblum the Commissioner of the EEOC.
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June 30, 2015
Liz kicks off the 25th Anniversary of Americans with Disabilities Act.
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June 23, 2015
Liz interviews Lu Zeph.
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June 16, 2015
Liz interviews AUCD's summer intern Tiffany Putt about what legislation is important to her and learns a few words in ASL.
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June 9, 2015
Liz interviews Michael Murray.
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May 26, 2015
Liz interviews Sue Swenson.
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May 26, 2015
Liz interviews Amy Goldman.
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May 19, 2015
Liz discusses technology specifically speech generating devices.
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May 12, 2015
Liz interviews Andy Imparato the Executive Director of AUCD on the efforts to reform Social Security.
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May 5, 2015
Liz interviews Kim Musheno the Director of Public Policy and Micheal Gamel-McCormick Associate Executive Director about the Elementary and Secondary Education Act.
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April 28, 2015
Liz interviews Susan Kermon a LEND trainee from North Carolina about her experience as a self-advocate trainee and as an education leader.
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April 21, 2015
Liz interviews Samantha Crane the Director of Public Policy at ASAN.
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April 14, 2015
Liz interviews Shannon Haworth about her husband and son.
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April 7, 2015
Liz discusses the topic areas for the upcoming Disability Policy Seminar.
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March 31, 2015
Liz interviewed Ben Kaufman about his sibling.
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March 24, 2015
Liz interviews Taryn Williams, Associate Director in the Office of Public Engagement.
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March 17th, 2015
Liz talks about the Curb Cut Initiative by the White House.
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March 10, 2015
Liz had the opportunity to interview Katy Neas, Chair of Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities/Vice President, Goverment Relations Easter Seals Office of Public Affairs.
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March 3, 2015
Liz talks about the Healthy Families Act a bill sponsored by Patty Murray (WA) and Rosa DeLauro (Ct).
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February 24, 2015
Liz talks about Elementary Secondary Education Act.
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February 23, 2015
Liz had the opportunity to interview Julie Petty, the chair of the Presidents Committee for People with Intellectual Disabilities.
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February 19, 2015
Liz talks about the President's Committee for People with Intellectual disabilities.
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February 10, 2015
Liz announces the opening on registration for the Disability Policy Seminar.
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February 3, 2015
Interview: Representative Chris Van Hollen (MD-08)
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February 3, 2015
Liz discusses the Presidents proposed Budget and the budget process.
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January 27, 2015
Liz announces that the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pension (HELP) is holding a hearing, "Fixing No Child Left Behind: Supporting Teachers and School Leaders".
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January 27, 2015
Liz interviews Nancy Ward the founding chair of Self Advocates Becoming Empowered (SABE).
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January 20, 2015
Join Liz in watching the State of the Union Address tonight.
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January 13, 2015
Liz discussing current policy issues.
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January 6, 2015
Liz discussing current policy issues.
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December 23, 2014
Liz discussing current policy issues.
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December 16, 2014
In this weeks episode Liz covering funding (appropriations), ABLE Act, and TPSID.
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December 9, 2014
Liz discussing current policy issues.
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December 2, 2014
Liz discusses funding (appropriations), the ABLE Act, and Ticket to Work.
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If you have any comments or questions, feel free to email to: Liz Weintraub lweintraub@aucd.org or Ben Jackson at bjackson@aucd.org.

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