Access Press Express for 05-13

Follow us as we bring you the latest disability news across the state of Minnesota, delivering content that truly matters […]

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Follow us as we bring you the latest disability news across the state of Minnesota, delivering content that truly matters to you.

MPR News reports disabled riders in Twin Cities weigh transit options as potential rideshare exit approaches
https://www.mprnews.org/story/2024/05/06/disabled-riders-twin-cities-transit-options-rideshare-uber-lyft-exit

Milwaukee Sentinel Journal asks what kinds of accommodations should neurodivergent students receive?
https://www.jsonline.com/story/series/kidsincrisis/2024/05/08/learning-accommodations-for-neurodivergent-students-in-wisconsin/73045267007/

Upnorth News reports students with disabilities or living in poverty are most adversely impacted by WI education funding system
https://upnorthnewswi.com/2024/05/09/heres-why-wisconsins-public-school-budgets-are-struggling/

The Washinton Post says Iowa facility that mistreated residents with intellectual disabilities nears closure
https://www.washingtonpost.com/national/2024/05/08/closing-iowa-facility-disabilities-act/be651b4e-0d5b-11ef-ae0a-a6870885518d_story.html

2 First Alert reports that UW-Oshkosh students say layoffs are impacting students with disabilities
https://www.wbay.com/2024/05/08/uw-oshkosh-students-say-layoffs-are-impacting-students-with-disabilities/

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