Electing People with Disabilities

People with disabilities are increasing their ranks in elected office. But they’re still underrepresented.


From the Philadelphia Inquirer by Stephanie Lai, October 20, 2019

A study at Rutgers University shows that more people with disabilities are being elected to local, state and federal government with the greatest proportion at the local level. The Massachusetts disability community has great advocates in Massachusetts who should run for office!

You can also read the Rutgers Study.