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Press Release: Employment First Policy approved by the MN Olmstead Sub-Cabinet

It is with great pleasure that MN APSE announces the approval of an Employment First Policy by the MN Olmstead Sub-Cabinet on September 29, 2014.  The approval of this policy is culmination of years of collaboration, partnership, education, and dedication of a group of united around the idea that people with disabilities are just as valued and have the same rights as other citizens.  The idea that employment should be the first option for working aged Minnesotans with disabilities was not always embraced, but today Minnesota stands on the doorstep of real and permanent change by making employment an option for all Minnesotans with disabilities.

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