On Exhibit: Americans with Disabilities Act

Today's post comes from¬†Alex Nieuwsma, an intern in the National Archives History Office in Washington, DC.¬† The Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, signed by President George H.W. Bush on July 26, 1990, forbids employers from discriminating against mentally or physically disabled employees. It also instituted accessibility requirements for buildings and public transportation, such as … Continue reading On Exhibit: Americans with Disabilities Act