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SMLR experts analyzed federal data ahead of National Disability Employment Awareness Month and the launch of a major new research initiative.

Thursday, September 30, 2021

Carnegie-Knight News21 interviews Lisa Schur of the Program for Disability Research about the impossible choice facing many people with disabilities: “Do I go in and risk my life or do I lose my job?”

Sunday, August 15, 2021
Carnegie-Knight News21

The Corpus Christi Caller Times cites voter turnout data from the Program for Disability Research and quotes Lisa Schur on the importance of mail-in voting.

Saturday, August 14, 2021
The Corpus Christi Caller Times

Down to the Struts interviews Douglas Kruse and Lisa Schur of the Program for Disability Research about voting accessibility and the rise in turnout.

Tuesday, July 27, 2021
Down to the Struts

Forbes cites a report by Douglas Kruse and Lisa Schur of the Program for Disability Research, which finds the expansion of mail-in voting boosted turnout among people with disabilities in 2020.

Sunday, July 25, 2021

The Hill publishes an op-ed on the wave of Republican-led voting restrictions, citing turnout data by the Program for Disability Research.

Wednesday, July 21, 2021
The Hill

Bloomberg Law quotes Lisa Schur of the Program for Disability Research who says, “We are in the middle of a major change for the future of work.”

Monday, July 19, 2021
Bloomberg Law 
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A report by SMLR's Program for Disability Research and the U.S. Election Assistance Commission finds voting by mail boosted turnout by six percentage points.

Wednesday, July 7, 2021

The New York Times reports on state legislation that could limit voting accessibility, citing data from the Program for Disability Research.

Monday, June 14, 2021
The New York Times

HuffPost talks to Douglas Kruse and Lisa Schur of the Program for Disability Research about state laws that could reverse recent progress on voting accessibility.

Monday, May 17, 2021