|Published:||Jul 27, 2010 3:27 AM EDT|
|Updated:||Jul 26, 2010 11:04 PM EDT|
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - 20 years ago the American Disabilities Act became a law, helping millions of people lead better lives.
Monday in Tallahassee, disabled Floridians celebrated the anniversary by marching up to the state capitol.
Bryan Vaughan, the Executive Director of the Governor's Commission for Disabilities, spoke about what the day means for him and how the act helped better his life.
The ADA paved the way for the disabled to have better access to work, stores, and events like ballgames, Vaughan said.
After the rally, the crowed was entertained by people speaking about their struggles and successes because of the ADA.