IMG_0613Today members of The Arc Alliance, Paul Stengle – CEO, Liz Morgan- Executive Director of Advocacy, Joe MacDonald – Board Member, and Pat Leo COO (not pictured) met with Field Representative Karen Gurmankin from Congresswomen Allyson Schwartz office to discuss federal issues individuals with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities confront on a regular basis. Various topics were discussed including Community living, Social Security &SSI, Education and Employment, the ABLE Act as well as Fiscal Policy. Rep. Schwartz has been a long-standing advocate of individuals with disabilities and The Arc Alliance is excited about Representative Schwartz’s candidacy for Governor of Pennsylvania.