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December 8, 2013 12:00 AM

David Rundle: Senators should back U.N. disability treaty

A year ago this month, the U.S. Senate rejected the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons With Disabilities, 61-38. It fell painfully short of the two-thirds vote needed to ratify it. This vote happened minutes after former Senate Majority Leader Bob Dole had left the chamber floor after lobbying for the treaty’s passage.

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