Open Government USA: White House Call on Disability Issues July 2011

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White House Call on Diability Issues - July 2011


In order to help keep you more informed, we are hosting monthly calls to update you on various disability issues as well as to introduce you to persons who work on disability issues in the Federal government.

This call is open to everyone, and we strongly urge and ask that you distribute this email broadly to your networks and listservs so that everyone has the opportunity to learn this valuable information.

If you received this email as a forward but would like to be added to the White House Disability Group email distribution list, please visit our website at and fill out the contact us form in the disabilities section or you can email us at and provide your full name, city, state, and organization. 


The next call will take place on Wednesday, July 27 at 1:00 PM Eastern.

The call will feature information on technology, Section 508 of the Rehab Act, independent agencies, emergency preparedness, employment, budgetary issues and other topics.  

I would encourage you to call in about five minutes early due to the large volume of callers. 

The conference call information is below.


Dial in for listeners: (866) 298-7926 

Title: White House Disability Call (use instead of code) 

Date of Call: 07/27/2011 

Start Time: 1:00 PM Eastern (dial in 5 minutes early)


This call is off the record and not for press purposes. 

For live captioning, at the start time of the event, please login by clicking on the link below.  

Please be respectful and only use this feature if you are deaf or hard of hearing.

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