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Leah Smith, Media and Entertainment Advocate 806.239.5582
The US House of Representatives is expected to introduce a bill to cut Medicaid and the ACA on February 27 and to begin committee work immediately. The result would be two major blows to individuals with disabilities. Reach out to your Federal and state legislators and the Governor’s office in your state and tell them that repealing the ACA and replacing it with a plan that CUTS Medicaid is unacceptable.
Dallas Area Agency on Aging
Benefits Counseling Program
Individualized Counseling For Seniors 60+ and Medicare Beneficiaries of any age
Counseling on public benefits and entitlement programs at locations throughout Dallas County
See schedule below for additional information or call 214-871-5065 to speak to a Benefits Counselor
2016 Playwright Discovery Winners from
Sophia DuRose and Katie O'Malley
American Council of the Blind of Texas Scholarships
More than 35 million Americans with disabilities were eligible to vote in the 2016 Presidential Election. On November 8th, millions of these Americans exercised their right to vote and found that, because of the great strides we have made in recent years that they could do so with relative ease and dignity. However, despite vast improvement, many did not have this experience.
AUSTIN - The U.S. Department of Education said Wednesday it is dispatching officials to Texas to ask residents and educators whether the state is illegally denying special education services to students with disabilities.