Big Victory for People With Disabilities.

Remember the ABLE act?  I wrote about it in December: Helping People With Disabilities Help Themselves. 

It’s being signed tomorrow. Congratulations to all!

Here’s a release from the White House.

MEDIA ADVISORY:

Vice President Biden to Host ABLE Act Event with Members of Congress

Washington, DC – On Tuesday, February 10th, Vice President Biden will host an event at the White House with Members of Congress to highlight the benefits and achievements of the ABLE Act. The Act creates a new savings account for families with people with disabilities. These tax-preferred accounts allow families to save for future disability-related expenses without losing Medicaid and Social Security benefits.

WHAT:                     Vice President Biden to host ABLE Act event

WHO:                        Vice President Joe Biden

Senator Bob Casey

Senator Richard Burr

Congressman Ander Crenshaw

Congresswoman Cathy McMorris Rodgers

Congressman Chris Van Hollen

Congressman Pete Sessions

Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton

WHEN:                      Tuesday, February 10th

1:00 PM ET

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