Organizations Issue Report on Disability and Poverty

The Half in Ten Campaign to Cut Poverty in Half in Ten Years, together with the Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities, has issued a two-page fact sheet showing the relationship of disability and economic status. The graphs included show visually the connection between disability and poverty and include information specific to Arizona. You can access this document at: http://halfinten.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/POP-Disability-Oct-2013.pdf. The Half in Ten Campaign is a project of several organizations dedicated to influencing the political and public will to cut the U.S. poverty rate in half in 10 years. The Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities (CCD) is a coalition of approximately 100 national disability organizations that advocate for national public policy.