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Oppose Bill to Dismantle ACA and Medicaid!

Congress is on recess for President’s Day from February 18-26.  On February 27, the House of Representatives will likely consider a plan to dismantle the Affordable Care Act and Medicaid.  While House members are on recess, take these steps to [...]

Job Opening: Trust Account Associate

The Arc Minnesota has an opening for Trust Account Associate for its Master Pooled Trust (MPT) program.  The program helps Minnesotans protect the economic security of Minnesotans with disabilities.  Family members and participants in our MPT program can set aside [...]

Minnesota Launches Its ABLE Plan

Minnesota has launched its ABLE plan.  People with disabilities and their families can now set up tax-advantaged savings accounts to use for disability-related expenses that promote independence and inclusion in the community. For more information and to create an account, [...]

Help Create More Success Stories — Like Ryan’s!

"If it wasn't for The Arc Minnesota’s support, this would not have been possible."  - Lori Richardson Imagine the satisfaction of landing your dream job... Thanks to your support, people with intellectual and developmental disabilities are landing their own dream [...]

Tell Congress: Protect ACA’s Benefits!

  Health Care Is Under Attack:  Protect the Lifelines That the ACA Provides! Action Needed: Call Senator Amy Klobuchar, Senator Al Franken, and your member in the U.S. House of Representatives NOW.  Give them this message: “Repealing the Affordable Care [...]

Major Shifts in St. Paul and D.C.

Election Returns Show Major Shifts in Washington and St. Paul After an election that created dramatic shifts in political power nationally and in Minnesota, we now know the results and what work we as a disability community need to do. [...]

Has Kurt Signed You Up Yet?

Kurt Rutzen has been a consistent, strong presence at the State Capitol for us for several years.  In addition to his work as a public policy advocate, he is working this fall on building our action alert network.  He has [...]

Job Opening: Trust Account Manager

The Arc Minnesota is looking for a Trust Account Manager.  The person would be responsible for overseeing and administering The Arc Minnesota’s Master Pooled Trust (MPT). The duties include: Providing high quality trust services, meeting the needs of our trust [...]

Ask Candidates These Questions

Help educate candidates running for state and federal office in the November 8th general election.  Ask them the following questions. Candidates for State Office in 2016 Elections • Do you support funding increases to raise the wages for direct care [...]

The Latest on Making ABLE Accounts Available

The Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) Act, the federal law approved by Congress and President Obama in December 2014, still awaits action by individual states before individuals and families can set up their own ABLE accounts.  These accounts would [...]