The U.S. Senate failed to radify the U.N. International Treaty on the Rights of People with Disabilities this morning. The treaty required a 2/3 majority and failed by a vote of 61 supporting and 38 opposed. Senator Durbin of Illinois is a strong supporter of the treaty.

Tony Paulauski
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The Arc of Illinois
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