Proposed rollback of Americans with Disabilities Act is permanently stalled

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Proposed rollback of Americans with Disabilities Act is permanently stalled

By Jonathan Hilburg • April 6, 2018 • National, News, Newsletter, Professional Practice, Urbanism

Proposed rollback of Americans with Disabilities Act is permanently stalled. Pictured: Protestors in San Francisco demonstrating outside the 50 UN Plaza Building in April, 1977. (Anthony Tusler)

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After the House voted earlier this year to pass H.R. 620, or the ADA Education and Reform Act, the proposal seems to have permanently stalled after 43 Democratic Senators have pledged to filibuster the measure. As first reported by Rewire.News, Senator Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) [...]

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