disability Lansing lives improved by 25 years of the Americans with Disabilities Act By April Van Buren • Jul 27, 2015 Courtesy Capital Area Center for Independent Living On July 26, 1990, then President George H.W. Bush signed into law the Americans with Disabilities Act. We hear about the impact the law has had here in Mid-Michigan in the past 25 years. Listen Listening... / 11:25 MSU adopts innovative hearing loss program By Current State • Feb 13, 2014 John Patrick McGuire Listen Listening... / 7:21 High schools and colleges around the country are facing an alarming trend. A number of studies, from places such as the University of Florida and the Hearing Health Foundation, report as many as one teenager in four has some degree of hearing loss.