The Arc Blog

Capitol Focus |
DHS Implements new MA Asset Verification System (AVS)

Earlier this summer, the Department of Human Services issued a bulletin announcing a new policy that impacts some individuals applying

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Capitol Focus |
Inflation and Its Impact on the Disability Community

This summer, The Arc Minnesota’s public policy team has been busy following a number of federal issues impacting the disability

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Capitol Focus |
Housing Assistance Rule and Its Impact on Disability Community

This summer, The Arc Minnesota’s public policy team has been busy following a number of federal issues impacting the disability

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Capitol Focus |
Why is voting important to you?

As a part of National Disability Voter Registration Week, The Arc Minnesota is asking “Why is voting important to you?”

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Capitol Focus |
Take Our 2019 Civic Engagement Survey

It’s that time of year again – for The Arc Minnesota’s annual civic engagement survey! Our policy team members depend

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Capitol Focus |
Thank Minnesota Legislators

Minnesota Legislature for leadership during the 2019 legislative session that positively impacted citizens with disabilities, their family members, and direct

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Capitol Focus |
Action Opportunity: Protect Healthcare for Minnesotans with Disabilities!

Last week, The Arc Minnesota Executive Director Andrea Zuber and Senior Advocate Gene Martinez joined nearly 100 members of This

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Budgets and Bonding and Forecasts, Oh My! The News in Numbers

By Alicia Munson, The Arc Minnesota Public Policy Director These past few weeks have been busy for number-crunchers up at

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2018 Elections |
A New Political Landscape: 2018 Midterm Election Outcomes

Were you one of the nearly 2.6 million Minnesotans who got out and voted in Tuesday’s midterm elections? Thanks to

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Capitol Focus |
Learn How to Participate in Local Elections on November 7

The Arc Greater Twin Cities has produced a short video to help you prepare to vote and participate in local

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Capitol Focus |
ABLE Accounts Now Available to Minnesotans with Disabilities

The federal Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) Act was signed it into law by President Obama on December 19,

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Capitol Focus |
Disability Matters Day at the Capitol — February 28, 2017

Please join parents, self-advocates, and other advocates in the disability community for Disability Matters Day at the Capitol on Tuesday,

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