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The ADA has been advancing civil liberties for those with disabilities for more than two decades, but the journey isn't over...


The Americans with Disabilities Act turns 22

by Eric Eckstrom
July 26, 2012


According to the U.S. Census, disabilities affect one-fifth of Americans.  Eric Eckstrom spoke with Chicago’s regional ADA center about where we’ve come in two decades  and the places we have yet to go.