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Voting in the 2018 Primaries

​Why vote in the primaries? How does it work? We’ve got answers.

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In Memory of R. David Hopson

​A tribute to a long time CTD member, unrelenting advocate, unmatched attendant, and dear friend.

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Guest Blog: ADA Safeguards

More from Sean Edward Pevsner on the measures in place to protect businesses from those who would misuse the ADA.

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Guest Blog: Why You Should Oppose the ADA Education and Reform Act of 2017

​Sean Pevsner explains how, if enacted, H.R. 620 would cause significant damage to the rights of people with disabilities.

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2017 Annual Report

Even in relatively calm times, the work of advocates is never a walk in the park. CTD is grateful that we were able to deliver on a few measures in 2017; read on.

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Guest Blog: Giving my rep a real education about the ADA Education and Reform Act

​Julie Ross details the arguments against H. R. 620—and how her rep, who cosponsors the bill, didn’t know any of them.

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Pen 2 Paper 2017 Results

Announcing winners and audience favorites from this year’s creative writing contest!

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Cinema Touching Disability 2017 Wrap up

The 14th annual Cinema Touching Disability Film Festival featured films on people—and animals!—thriving with prosthetics.

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HR 620 would take ADA a step backward

Businesses have had over 27 years to comply with the ADA. They don’t need a free pass for more time.

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Building a Barrier-Free Campus

October is Texas Persons with Disabilities History & Awareness Month. Come learn about the history of the nation’s largest minority and why the history of disability rights and accessibility matters.

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