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December 3, 2012

Bob Dole, Tony Coelho: Why we must ratify Convention on the Rights of Persons With Disabilities

It could happen to you. Whether it be from a car accident or from an injury sustained while serving this great country, your life, your mobility and your perspective could all be changed in an instant. Although we’re from different ends of the political spectrum, the two of us share a few things in common: We both became disabled as adults, went on to serve in Congress, and share an unflappable support for the national and international rights and protections of people with disabilities.

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