The definition of household in SNAP regulations should be clarified. It should be easier for extended families to qualify for and receive adequate benefits.
Congress and the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) should ensure that states do not deter the use of electronic benefit transfer (EBT) cards needed for services.
Policymakers should strengthen federal and state laws that protect against age discrimination.
The federal government should broadly interpret and vigorously enforce the ADA.
The federal government should encourage the design and distribution of technological devices that assist people with disabilities in leading meaningful and independent lives
Enforcement of civil and criminal laws should not penalize people unable to pay civil or criminal fees or fines due to poverty.
Policymakers should explicitly allow private individuals to protect their rights in court. All legislation intended to protect individual rights should include a private right of action.
Policymakers should ensure that judicial proceedings are fair. They should not enact statutory damage limitations.
Policymakers should not restrict the ability to bring a class action.