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Jul 26, 2021
Action Under the Dome for Monday, July 26
By: Jen Lancaster

It's Disability Pride Month. On July 26, 1990, the Americans with Disabilities Act was signed into law, becoming the first major effort to fight for equality for people with disabilities. We believe that voting is the most fundamental expression of citizenship in our democracy, and we'll continue to fight systemic ableism and to improve access to the ballot for all Mainers — of all abilities, ages, races, ethnicities, religions, and socio-economic backgrounds.