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Patrick Webre, the Acting Chief of the FCC's Consumer and Governmental Affairs Bureau, posted a blog to commemorate the 27th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act.  His posting reviews The efforts of the FCC to ensure that all Americans have equal access to essential communications services, including Americans who are deaf-blind. 

To read the blog post, visit: https://www.fcc.gov/news-events/blog/2017/07/26/celebrating-27th-anniversary-americans-disabilities-act

For more information about the FCC’s work on disability access to communications, please contact the Disability Rights Office at 202-418-2517 or DRO@FCC.gov.  For those using videophones and fluent in American Sign Language, you may call the ASL Consumer Support Line at 844‐432‐2275. 


Wednesday, August 2, 2017