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White House Hires Full-Time ASL Interpreters for First Time

For the first time in history, the White House has full-time American Sign Language (ASL) interpreters who help bring the…

Veterans Who Rescued Afghan Interpreters Help Canadian Forces Interpreters Evacuate from Ukraine

Years after leaving the front lines, two Canadian veterans are tackling the horrors of war again as they help Ukrainians,…

New Manitoba Programs Aim to Increase Number of Indigenous Speakers/Language Services

The provincial government of Manitoba, Canada, announced that it is partnering with the nonprofit Indigenous Languages of Manitoba, Inc. and…

Mayo Clinic Health System Interpreters Bridge Language Barriers

Staff interpreters at Mayo Clinic Health System-Franciscan Healthcare in La Crosse, Wisconsin, work to make sure that every patient—no matter…

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ATA comments on Oregon HB 2359

ATA Comments on Oregon’s HB 2359

By ATA | April 18, 2022

ATA has written the Oregon Health Authority (OHA) to urge the agency to address access for individuals speaking languages of lesser diffusion as it works to comply with the state’s…

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ATA Statement Supporting Interpreters and Translators Impacted by Russia’s Invasion of Ukraine

ATA Statement Supporting Interpreters and Translators Impacted by Russia’s Invasion of Ukraine

By ATA | March 2, 2022

ATA unequivocally condemns the Russian Federation’s military invasion of and assault on Ukraine. We want to express our solidarity with and support for our Ukrainian colleagues during this challenging time.…

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Advocacy in Pennsylvania: Court Interpreters Win Fair Compensation

By ATA | November 30, 2021

Earlier this year, when the Administrative Offices of the Pennsylvania Courts announced plans to reduce pay for remote interpreting by 50%, ATA joined the Tri-State Language Access Coalition (TSLAC) to…

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