UPDATED Links Roundup: Presidential Candidates Share Their Disability Policy Plans – VOTE on March 3rd!

Imagine the Power of 4 million Californians with disabilities voting

California will be voting in a presidential primary on Tuesday, March 3rd and for the first time most of the candidates have released policy statements specific to the disability community. Candidates are talking about every aspect of life with a disability – education, employment, housing, healthcare, transportation, voting rights, social security reform and improvement, in home support, mental health, disaster preparedness, police interaction, criminal justice, engaging in disability policy on the global stage, and more – this is a major shift from previous elections. This shift indicates that people with disabilities are finally being recognized for the contributions we make and the challenges we face in America.

 

This links roundup includes the candidates’ disability specific policy plans (when available) as well as their broader policy plans. Please read them, discuss them with your friends and family, and vote on March 3rd!

 

Democrats

 

Joe Biden on disability: https://joebiden.com/disabilities/

Biden’s other policies: https://joebiden.com/joes-vision/

 

Mike Bloomberg’s policies: https://tinyurl.com/qllpkn6

 

Pete Buttigieg on disability: https://peteforamerica.com/policies/access/

Buttigieg’s other policies: https://peteforamerica.com/issues/

 

Tulsi Gabbard’s policies: https://www.tulsi2020.com/issues

 

Amy Klobuchar’s policies: https://amyklobuchar.com/issues/

 

Bernie Sanders on disability: https://berniesanders.com/issues/disability-rights/

Sander’s other policies: https://berniesanders.com/issues/

 

Tom Steyer on disability: https://www.tomsteyer.com/disabilities/

Tom Steyer’s other policies: https://www.tomsteyer.com/policies/

 

Elizabeth Warren on disability: https://tinyurl.com/vn8xzmg

Warren’s other policies: https://tinyurl.com/s8ojr84

 

Republicans

 

Incumbent Donald Trump’s policies: https://www.promiseskept.com

 

Bill Weld’s policies: https://weld2020.org/policies/

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