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Washington Post debuts multi-part series about disability benefits

Yesterday The Washington Post debuted a five-part series about federal disability┬ábenefits┬átheir growth in rural communities. The story summary explains “Between 1996 and 2015, the number of working-age adults receiving federal disability payments increased significantly across the country, but nowhere more so than in rural America. In this series, The Washington Post explores how disability is shaping the culture, economy and politics of these small communities.”