Posts Tagged ‘ Announcements ’

Return of Day in Washington

January 25, 2010
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Just a quick announcement that after checking things out with the Ethics Office at my new job, I will be able to continue to provide you with disability policy information through Day in Washington.  So expect new posts in the next few days along with some guest posters. Because of increased interest in this...
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Latest News – Leaving APA, Moving to DoL

November 2, 2009
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Latest News – Leaving APA, Moving to DoL

Unfortunately, I have been unable to update this blog as much as I would like. The particular reason behind this currently is that I am initiating a job move.  It is with great sadness that I announce my decision to leave the American Psychological Association (APA). I have worked for three wonderful years as...
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Vacation

September 27, 2009
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Yes, ladies and gentlemen, I am off to Colorado this week for a long-awaited vacation.  I shall return the first week of October.
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Senator Edward Kennedy Dies – In memoriam, DIW goes dark.

August 26, 2009
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Senator Edward Kennedy Dies – In memoriam, DIW goes dark.

Senator Edward Moore “Ted” Kennedy of Massachusetts, the last surviving brother in an enduring political dynasty and one of the most influential senators in history, died last night.  Perhaps more than any other individual, Senator Kennedy’s commitment and dedication to the well-being of vulnerable populations has lead to the enactment of groundbreaking legislation. This has...
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Under a Rock

August 19, 2009
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No, I haven’t been under a rock, although I have been out of town.  Some very good friends were recently married in Las Vegas and since I’ve been back I have been buried under “catch-up” work involving the latest health reform debates. I participated in a conference call with the White House on Friday...
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Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities Applauds U.S. Decision to Sign the Treaty on Disability Rights

July 24, 2009
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Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities Applauds U.S. Decision to Sign the Treaty on Disability Rights

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 23, 2009 CONTACT CCD International Task Force David Hutt, Co-Chair   (202) 408-9514 x.129   David.Hutt@ndrn.org Day Al-Mohamed, Co-Chair   (202) 336-6061   DWilliamsAl-Mohamed@apa.org Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities Applauds U.S. Decision to Sign the Treaty on Disability Rights Washington, D.C. – The Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities (CCD) joins the broader human...
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Quick Update

April 29, 2009
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Health care reform efforts have been moving forward rapidly in Congress, which unfortunately leaves me with not enough time for a full Day In Washington podcast. My apologies to listeners, but regular programming will resume as soon as possible. Thank you for listening. Best, Day .
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Day In Washington is on BlogTalkRadio and 24-Hour Reschedule

March 18, 2009
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My apologies as this week has been amazingly busy with work. Our expert committees are in town and I will be meeting with them on Friday so the week has been filled with preparations.  I hope to get the full podcast up tonight or tomorrow at the latest. It has an international flavor and...
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