President Obama Urges Senate To Ratify Disability Treaty

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President Obama Urges Senate To Ratify Disability Treaty

Thu, 05/24/2012

Nearly three years after signing the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, the Obama administration is asking the U.S. Senate to grant final approval of the treaty.

The United States signed the convention in 2009, but Senate approval is required in order to make participation official.

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