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WHEREAS, approximately 57 million people in the United States have a disability according to the U.S. Census Bureau; and

WHEREAS, those with disabilities are entitled to full inclusion in our communities; and

WHEREAS, all persons, regardless of their conditions or abilities, should have equal access and equal opportunity in the workplace; and

WHEREAS, Disability Employment Awareness Month provides an opportunity to recognize the skills, abilities and contributions of people with disabilities in the workforce and to provide support and services to enhance their lives;

NOW, THEREFORE, I, BRIAN SANDOVAL, GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF NEVADA, do hereby proclaim  October 2018 as

 Disability Employment Awareness Month in Nevada

 

 Proclamation Seal Only                         Signatures of Governor Brian Sandoval, Barbara Cegaske and Wayne Thorley