I joined Speaker Pelosi and Rep. Langevin to announce that modifications to the House rostrum would allow Mr. Langevin, a quadriplegic, to preside over the House as speaker pro tempore for the first time.
Standing with Senator Harkin and Rep. Sensenbrenner as we kicked off the 20th Anniversary of the ADA
I was pleased to join Speaker Pelosi, Rep. Langevin and Rep. Sensenbrenner at the ADA Anniversary reception held in Statuary Hall. Listening to Mr. Langevin address attendees.
Speaking at the ADA Anniversary reception
Speaking at the Disability Power & Pride Gala
Standing with my friend Yoshiko Dart, whose husband Justin was an invaluable leader in the disability community. Justin’s spirit was with us as Yoshiko brought his famed hat to all of the day’s events.