Easter Seals Miami Valley http://wyso.org en Americans With Disabilities Act - 20th Anniversary http://wyso.org/post/americans-disabilities-act-20th-anniversary <p><span class="article-content"><span>20 years ago today, President George H. W. Bush signed into law the Americans with Disabilities Act.<br /><br />During the signing ceremony, Bush thanked democrats and republicans alike, for working together on the first ever civil rights law enacted for people with disabilities.<br /><br />The ADA, National Network, says nearly one in six Americans have some form of physical or mental impairment that limits their activities, or makes them dependent on others.<br /><br />Last year Good Will Dayton served over 10,000 people with disabilities.<br /> Mon, 26 Jul 2010 19:15:03 +0000 Jerry Kenney 3194 at http://wyso.org