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Governor Nathan Deal Launches Georgia STABLE Program

Governor Nathan Deal Launches Georgia STABLE Program
June 14, 2017, ATLANTA (CBS46) - Governor Nathan Deal announced the launch of the Georgia STABLE program today at the Georgia State Capital. This program allows Georgians with disabilities and their families to create tax-deferred savings accounts without giving up critically needed Medicaid...

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CHOICE students graduate from EGSC

CHOICE students graduate from EGSC
by Katelyn Moore, East Georgia State College, June 5, 2017 – Two students of the CHOICE (Creating Higher Education Opportunities to Increase College Experiences) Program for inclusive learning were among the graduates at the 56th Commencement Ceremony at East Georgia State College on May 5....

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Medicaid Cuts In GOP Health Plan Worry Ga. Disability Advocates

Medicaid Cuts In GOP Health Plan Worry Ga. Disability Advocates
by Elly Yu ATLANTA, May 4, 2017 – House Republicans in Washington are planning to vote Thursday on a bill to replace the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare. Pre-existing conditions have ruled the headlines this week, but the bill still includes big changes to Medicaid. Potential...

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TOM CONNELLY: Albany ARC fundraiser to help new summer camp

GUEST COLUMNIST: ARC is a nonprofit agency purposed to improve the lives of people with disabilities ALBANY, April 30, 2017 – Friday, Jose Tongol and his band, the Yoyos, will perform at the Nelson Tift Building for Albany Advocacy Resource Center’s Cinco de Mayo. The Tift Building is located...

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Senator Shadows Local Student at Work

Senator Shadows Local Student at Work
Fayetteville, GA, January 5, 2017 - Partners Pizza recently got an important visitor checking in on one of their favorite workers, as Take Your Legislator To Work Day brought State Senator Marty Harbin to Fayetteville to meet Corbett Dishman. Dishman is a junior at Whitewater High School who...

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NorthFulton.com Herald: MHS takes legislator to work

NorthFulton.com Herald: MHS takes legislator to work

Student invites Sen. Albers to school to learn about workers with disabilities

MILTON, Ga. November 2, 2016 — As part of the national “Take Your Legislator to Work Day” campaign, Milton High School invited state Sen. John Albers Oct. 27 to shadow student Jacob Moore for the day. The campaign...

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