The Idea Lab

April 24, 2013 | Press Release

Recent scientific developments linking Fragile X Syndrome and autism have ushered in a renewed sense of hope in the disabilities community.

Just last year, researchers discovered specific connections between these genetic conditions. But to fully grasp the significance of this breakthrough, one must first understand Fragile X.

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April 11, 2013 | Press Release

For far too long, our nation’s seniors and people with disabilities have seen their health care program used as a piggy bank to fund the creation of new programs for others.  Rather than ensuring Medicare remains solvent and successful for today’s more than 50 million beneficiaries and for future gener

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April 10, 2013 | ICYMI

This afternoon, the Subcommittee on Communications and Technology, chaired by Rep. Greg Walden (R-OR), will kick off its markup of legislation making it the policy of the United States to promote a global Internet free from government control.

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April 5, 2013 | Press Release

When it comes to health care there are many challenges and chief among them is cost. In 2009, Congress and the nation engaged in a broad debate about the direction of federal health care reform. On our side of the aisle, we warned that not enough attention was being paid to affordability and too much focus went into expanding federal control. We all know how the story unfolded from there.

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