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Expect today's news and updates to change by tomorrow! WICS is an electronic bulletin providing the latest information on what is happening on Capitol Hill as well as in and around the Federal Government on major legislative and regulatory issues concerning people with disabilities and the private providers who serve them. ANCOR's Government Relations staff provides at least one bulletin each week when Congress is in session.

Latest Edition of Biennial Report on Disability Housing Crisis Now Available - December 18, 2017
Last Day to Complete and Submit Nominations for 2018 DSP of the Year Award - December 11, 2017
House and Senate Release 2018 Schedule; There Are Still Opportunities to Meet Members of Congress at Home this December. - December 11, 2017
House Introduces Bill Strengthening Protections for Representative Payee Program - December 11, 2017
Applications for SARTAC National Self-Advocacy Fellowships Open – Deadline December 31, 2017. - December 11, 2017
Catch up on HELP Committee Hearing on Workplace Leave Policies - December 11, 2017
Three Congressional Resignations This Week - December 11, 2017
House Avoids Government Shutdown - December 8, 2017
Tax Reform Bill Receiving Edits in Conference Committee - December 7, 2017
Last Week to Complete and Submit Nominations for 2018 DSP of the Year Award! - December 4, 2017
CDC Finds Rise in Developmental Disabilities - December 4, 2017
CMS Updates Website with HCBS Statewide Transition Plans - December 4, 2017
Highlights from Hearing for HHS Secretary Nominee Alex Azar - December 4, 2017
Key Democratic Members of Congress send CMS Letter Over Iowa Sec. 1115 Waiver Concerns - December 4, 2017
Senators Say No Government Shutdown This Week - December 4, 2017
Tax Reform Passes Senate and Advances to Conference Committee for Final Bill - December 4, 2017
Senate Moves Forward on Tax Reform - ANCOR Opposes Current Bills - November 27, 2017
Negotiations Slated to Avoid Government Shutdown - November 27, 2017
National Council on Disability Releases Dental I/DD Report - November 27, 2017
CMS Released Guidance on Access Rule - November 27, 2017