Need to Know: The Affordable Care Act

December 19th, 2013|

There has been a tremendous amount of information distributed about Obamacare, which has caused considerable angst among people who may be eligible. We will try to put some of the myths and misconceptions to rest in the hope that you find some of the answers you seek about such an […]

Meeting the Challenge

August 1st, 2013|

Iowa attendees Angie Plager (left) and Jen Wolff brought their positive energy to the awards reception, following a long day of lobbying as part of this year’s Roll on Capitol Hill.
More advocates, more congressional visits and more excitement made the 2nd Annual Roll on Capitol Hill, held June 16-19 in […]

Learning to Lead

April 10th, 2013|

From Ms. Wheelchair America to the Roll on Capitol Hill, Autumn Grant Continually Looks for Opportunities to Grow as a Mentor and Advocate
In her career as an academic advisor and disability service coordinator, Autumn Grant has often come across college students who remind her of how she was and where […]

The Roll on Capitol Hill: Wheels of Change

July 30th, 2012|

Kyle Morrison was understandably nervous on the morning of the Roll on Capitol Hill as he prepared for the first of three legislative visits he had scheduled. He had no prior lobbying experience. An Oklahoma native and a quad, he had never been to Washington, D.C., in his chair before […]