Americans with Disabilities Act

Matthew Brault and Curtis Decker talked about the anniversary of the passage of the Americans with Disabilities Act. They also… read more

Matthew Brault and Curtis Decker talked about the anniversary of the passage of the Americans with Disabilities Act. They also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Among other issues, they discussed the definitions of “disability,” demographics of disabled Americans, types of disabilities, employment status and poverty rates among the disabled, and the effects of federal policies on the disability community.

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*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • Brault, Matthew Statistician U.S. Census Bureau->Health and Disability Statistics Branch
  • Decker, Curt Executive Director National Disability Rights Network
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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jul 27, 2012
Last Aired:
Jul 28, 2012

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  • Jul 27, 2012 | 9:15am EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Jul 27, 2012 | 9:20am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 27, 2012 | 7:22pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 28, 2012 | 3:18am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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