Access Press Express for 05-20

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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.

The Star Tribune reports that gene therapy provision would make life-saving treatment more accessible and equitable
https://www.startribune.com/gene-therapy-legislation-would-make-life-saving-treatment-more-accessible-and-equitable/600365434/

National Governors Association reports that it convened six states, including Minnesota, to explore best practices to advance disability-inclusive workforce policy
https://www.nga.org/meetings/nga-convenes-six-states-to-explore-best-practices-to-advance-disability-inclusive-workforce-policy/

The Post Bulletin Reports on Rochester’s Ability Building Community naming new executive director
https://www.postbulletin.com/news/local/rochesters-ability-building-community-names-new-executive-director

The Googment Project reports on Minnesota’s groundbreaking push for teacher training on ableism
https://goodmenproject.com/featured-content/74-interview-minnesotas-groundbreaking-push-for-teacher-training-on-ableism/

The Star Tribune says St. Paul club offers ‘a lot of fun stuff’ for people with developmental disabilities
https://www.startribune.com/highland-friendship-club-offers-fun-and-friends-for-people-with-developmental-disabilities/600366653/

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