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(Letter to Secretary Foxx, PDF)

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

20 May 2015

Media Contact:

Samantha Crane, Esq.
Legal Director & Director of Public Policy
Autistic Self Advocacy Network
scrane@autisticadvocacy.org
(202) 509-0135

WASHINGTON – In…

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Subcommittee on Labor, Health & Human Services, Education and Related Agencies

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