Access Press Express for 06-10

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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 a Minnesota State Fair employee’s case led to a new law expanding the definition of disability
https://www.startribune.com/minnesota-state-fair-employees-case-led-to-new-law-expanding-definition-of-disability/600371764/

MSN says Minnesota allows for permanent absentee voting
https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/minnesota-allows-for-permanent-absentee-voting/ar-BB1nyDSZ?item=flightsprg-tipsubsc-v1a?season=2024

The Post Bulletin reports how Rochester is improving its transit system for people with disabilities
https://www.postbulletin.com/news/local/how-rochester-is-improving-its-transit-system-for-people-with-disabilities

MSN says “Win-Win program” reimburses Minnesota businesses making workplaces more inclusive for employees with disabilities
https://www.msn.com/en-us/money/careersandeducation/win-win-program-reimburses-minnesota-businesses-making-workplaces-more-inclusive-for-employees-with-disabilities/ar-BB1nCKW2

Iowa Public Radio says these disabled people tried to play by the rules. It cost them their federal benefits
https://www.iowapublicradio.org/news-from-npr/2024-06-08/these-disabled-people-tried-to-play-by-the-rules-it-cost-them-their-federal-benefits

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