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Gov. Pritzker Eliminates the Sub-minimum Wage in State Contracting

10.05.21

Governor Pritzker has ended, by Executive Order, the use of sub-minimum wages for people with disabilities employed by state vendors....

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Eviction Moratorium Ends on 10/3/21: Eviction & Housing Resources

09.09.21

As the eviction moratorium comes to a close this month, many people are facing the loss of their housing. Below...

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Updates from Access living: Cold Weather, Vaccine Updates, Federal Covid-19 Relief, Masks on Public Transportation, Amtrak Settlement

02.04.21

We have a lot of important updates for you today. Bitter Cold in Cook County - Dangerously Low Temperatures Expected:...

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Disability Voters, Have You Voted Yet?

11.02.20

Today and tomorrow are extremely important days for disability voters nationwide. With at least one in five people in the...

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Key Updates and Action Items: Illinois Fair Tax, HACC Waitlist Open, New Toolkits, Immigration/Disability Survey, VOTE!

10.29.20

Fall is an incredibly busy time for disability advocates, especially as we head towards the national election next week. Today,...

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Key Updates and Action Items: Supreme Court, Voting Rights, Computers and Public Benefits

10.23.20

Access Living friends and allies: There's a lot happening this week and we'd like to share the following key updates...

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#CripTheVote 2020: Voting Resources for People with Disabilities

10.22.20

ELECTION DAY: NOVEMBER 3, 2020 It's election time, and now more than ever, it is important to have a voting...

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Webinar: The Importance of Voting as Immigrants with Disabilities

10.13.20

Get ready to #CripTheVote this November. Join Bebe Novich from Equip for Equality to learn about your voting access rights...

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21st Anniversary of Olmstead, and What Lies Ahead

06.23.20

Dear Access Living friends and allies, Yesterday, June 22, was the 21st anniversary of the Olmstead U.S. Supreme Court case....

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Updates from Access Living: Legal Priorities for the Disability Community

06.17.20

Dear Access Living friends and allies, Today, we'd like to take the opportunity to clarify a couple of items from...

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