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    10/18/17 PRESS ALERT FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For More Information: Scott Nance: (773) 793-6969 Priya Penner: (585) 944-3086 WHO: Chicago ADAPT WHAT: Activists Demand Roskam to Support the Freedom for Disabled Americans WHERE: Peter Roskam’s District Office, 2700 International Drive WHEN: Wednesday, October 18, 2017, happening now Disability Activists Call on Congressman Peter Roskam to Support […]

  • ADAPT demands that Congressman Roskam cosponsor HR 2472, the Disability Integration Act

    Twenty-seven years after the signing of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990, unwanted institutionalization remains a serious problem for people with disabilities and seniors. The Disability Integration Act (S.910, H.R.2472) builds on the 25+ years of work ADAPT has done to end the institutional bias and provide seniors and people with disabilities home […]

  • Disability Activists Call on Congressman Bobby Rush to Commit to Civil Rights

    10/18/17 PRESS ALERT FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For More Information: Chuy Campuzano: (312) 438-0852 Michael Grice: (773) 779-1506 Susan Aarup: (773) 355-1212 WHO: Chicago ADAPT WHAT: Disability Activists Demand Bobby Rush Commit to Civil Rights WHERE: Bobby Rush’s District Office, 11750 S. Western Ave. WHEN: Wednesday, October 18, 2017, happening now Disability Activists Call on Congressman […]

  • ADAPT demands that Congressman Rush pull his co-sponsorship of HR 620

    Americans with disabilities should have the same freedoms as all other Americans, including the right to be a part of the community. We have a right to spend time with our family and friends doing things like going to a restaurant or movie when we want, and to pursue happiness as we want. Those rights […]