Advocacy

Knowing your rights is the first step in being the best advocate for yourself! As an advocacy organization, the National Federation of the Blind and the National Federation of the Blind of Virginia stay at the forefront of legislative and policy issues of interest to you.

Federal Priorities

The 2019 Legislative Agenda includes:

  • Access Technology Affordability Act (ATAA)
  • Greater Accessibility and Independence through Nonvisual Access Technology Act (GAIN)
  • Disability Employment Act (DEA)
  • Transformation to Competitive Employment Act (TCE)

Learn more about these issues.

Use the Senate and House pages to locate your Senators and Representative. Or, you can call the US Capitol switchboard at: 202-224-3121.

Use the form below to track the latest activity on the congressional bill of most interest to you:

State Priorities

Find your Virginia Delegate and Senator.

Please check back soon as we update this page.