Resources

  • General

    NDRN Opposes Newly Released Senate Health Bill

    July 12, 2017

    WASHINGTON, DC – In response to the Senate’s newly released version of the Better Care Reconciliation Act (BCRA), NDRN Executive Director, Curt Decker made the following statement

    Press Release
  • General

    Four P&As Honored for Outstanding Work

    June 23, 2017

    WASHINGTON – Four P&As received the NDRN Advocacy Award for outstanding work protecting and advocating for the rights of people with disabilities. The awards were presented to Disability Rights Wisconsin, the Disability Rights Center – New Hampshire, Equip for Equality, and the Community Legal Aid Society, Inc. at the…

    Press Release
  • Fires, Disasters & Emergencies

    NDRN Testifies at Hearing to Improve Fire Safety

    June 21, 2017

    WASHINGTON – On Wednesday, June 7th, the National Fire Protection Association voted to amend codes and standards to improve accessibility and safety for people with disabilities.

    Press Release
  • Fires, Disasters & Emergencies

    Fire Protection Standards Put People with Disabilities at Risk

    June 6, 2017

    WASHINGTON – NDRN is deeply concerned that current fire codes violate the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and put people with disabilities at greater risk of injury in an emergency.

    Press Release
  • Employment

    Congress Proposes End to Subminimum Wages for People with Disabilities in Raise the Wage Act

    May 25, 2017

    WASHINGTON – NDRN applauds the introduction of the Raise the Wage Act which ends the arcane practice of paying people with disabilities less than the minimum wage and raised the federal minimum wage for all American workers.

    Press Release