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Harkin’s ‘to do’ list for remainder of senate term
August 18, 2014
Source: Radio Iowa

Op-ed: Ratify disabilities treaty to do right by disabled veterans
August 16, 2014
Source: The Salt Lake Tribune

Disability rights advocates push for accessibility treaty
August 12, 2014
Source: J. Taylor Rushing, The Gazette (Iowa)

Beijing Plus 20 Review: The Situation of Women and Girls with Disabilities and The Beijing Plus 20 Proces
August 11, 2014
Source: Stephanie Ortoleva, Esq., President, Women Enabled, Inc.

Senator Dole: Protecting America's Wounded Warriors
August 7, 2014
Source: Air Force Sergeants Association

Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) letter of support on CRPD to Senators
July 23, 2014
Source: Gary Shapiro President and CEO, Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)

Bob Dole battles home-schoolers on disabilities treaty
July 23, 2014
Source: Maggie Severns, Politico

Opening Doors to People With Disabilities Worldwide
July 23, 2014
Source: Thomas J. Donohue, U.S. Chamber of Commerce

IBM names West accessibility chief
July 22, 2014
Source: Larry Dignan, ZDnet

Global disabilities treaty passes committee but faces a tough fight in the Senate
July 22, 2014
Source: Patricia Zengerle, MedCity News

Announcement: Today the National Union of Disabled Persons of Uganda (NUDIPU) delivered a felicitations letter to our Hon Sam K. Kuteesa, the incoming President of the UN General Assembly.
July 21, 2014
Source: Mwesigwa Martin Babu, Member - UNCRPD Committee of Experts, Deputy Executive Director & Head of Prog



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