October 4, 2016
Recently, the U.S. Census Bureau released shocking new statistics about the economic state of Americans with disabilities. Although the report revealed that American household incomes had risen sharply, decreasing the number of those living in poverty by the millions, there was one group that did not feel the effects of a rising economic tide: those with disabilities. National Disability Institute (NDI) Executive Director, Michael Morris, took to The Huffington Post to express his frustration over the lack of concern shown by economists, thought leaders, policy makers and politicians about this matter. You can read the full story about the status on Americans with Disabilities here.