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AUCD Statement on today's Senate Hearing on Overcoming Barriers to Economic Self-Sufficiency for People with Disabilities
WASHINGTON, DC (September 18, 2014) - The Association of University Centers on Disabilities (AUCD) applauds Chairman Tom Harkin (D-IA), Ranking Member Lamar Alexander (R-TN), and other Senate HELP Committee Members for holding a hearing today on overcoming persistent barriers to economic self-sufficiency for people with disabilities.
Committee now has record number of people with disabilities and many AUCD network members
The President's Committee for People with Intellectual Disabilities held their 2014 meeting September 3-5. The committee how has significantly more members with intellectual disabilities and strong representation from the AUCD network.
Comments Welcome Through September 2
The AUCD Strategic Map is intended as a high level view of the vision, focus, and priorities of our organization and network over the next 2-3 years. This map can serve as a guide for our collective work and mission. Your feedback is welcomed through September 2, 2014.