Intellectually disabled struggle to find work, despite government efforts, changing attitudes

  • by: SAM HANANEL , Associated Press
  • Updated: February 17, 2014 - 9:45 AM

WASHINGTON — Most Americans with intellectual or developmental disabilities remain shut out of the workforce, despite changing attitudes and billions spent on government programs to help them. Even when they find work, it's often part time, in a dead-end job or for pay well below the minimum wage.

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