National Federation Of The Blind Presidential Releases - English

Presidential Release #472: May 2018



Presidential Release #472: May 2018 (English Audio) The presidential release is a monthly audio message from President Mark A. Riccobono that highlights the current activities of the National Federation of the Blind. It is shared with every chapter of the organization. Please listen now, or share at your upcoming meeting or event. Listen to previous episodes at Items Covered Discussion of the Federation's ground-breaking settlement with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) Update on legislative priorities including: Marrakesh Implementation Act TIME Act and elimination of unfair wages Access Technology Affordability Act Right-to-parent efforts across the country Federation Family notes Customary endings including a salute to May the 4th Related Resources  Press release for the CMS settlement Senate Foreign Relations Committee Hearing from April 18 Factsheets for TIME Act and Access Technology Affordability Act Listen to the May 2018 Release