Advocating Since 1950

Woman hugging boyThe Arc’s Public Policy Office promotes and protects the rights of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities by advocating on a broad range of federal policy issues that affect their lives. The work includes: (a) legislative advocacy in Congress, (b) executive and regulatory advocacy with the Administration and officials of federal agencies, and (c) legal advocacy through participation in federal court litigation.

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HCBS Settings Rule
Monday, March 16, 2015 1:58:00 PM

New TechHire Initiative
Monday, March 16, 2015 1:56:41 PM

ABLE Act – IRS Publishes Notices to States Providing Some Guidance to States
Monday, March 16, 2015 1:55:02 PM

Disability Policy Seminar – Early Bird Registration Extended, 2 Days Left!
Monday, March 16, 2015 1:53:13 PM

Disability Policy Seminar – Webinar
Monday, March 16, 2015 1:52:25 PM

The ABLE National Resource Center Presents a FREE Webinar: Understanding ABLE
Monday, March 16, 2015 1:51:20 PM

The Arc Applauds $150 Million in New Funding for Affordable, Inclusive Housing for People with Disabilities
Monday, March 09, 2015 4:32:37 PM

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