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Tara Drinks

Editorial Coordinator

Tara Drinks is an editorial coordinator at Understood. She is also the creator and lead writer of The New Journalist, an online news site. A native of Long Island, New York, Tara has a B.A. in mass communications with a concentration in journalism from the University of Bridgeport. She is a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., and the New York Association of Black Journalists.

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Judge Kavanaugh Doesn’t Address Disability, But Advocates Speak at Supreme Court Nomination Hearing

Written by NCLD Policy Team | 1 week ago

Two weeks ago, President and CEO Mimi Corcoran of the National Center for Learning Disabilities (NCLD) urged Senators to question Supreme Court Nominee, Judge Brett Kavanaugh, on his positions on issues impacting students and people with disabilities. Last week, Senators finally got their chance to illicit clarification on his beliefs in an open forum during … Continue reading Judge Kavanaugh Doesn’t Address Disability, But Advocates Speak at Supreme Court Nomination Hearing

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