Senate Showcases UN Disabilities Treaty
The United Nations Treaty on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
TO RATIFY THIS TREATY, IT NEEDS 67 VOTES!
SENATOR MIKE LEE HAS SECURED 36 SENATORS WHO WOULD NOT VOTE FOR THE TREATY "DURING THE LAME DUCK SESSION" (JANUARY 20, 2013)
Treaty Doc. 112-7 - "Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities"
The bill passed cloture 61-36-3 with 9 Republican Supporters (Ayotte(NH), Barrasso(WY), Brown(OH), Collins(ME), Hatch(IA), Lugar(IN), McCain(AZ), Murkowski(AK) and Snowe(ME)), along with Virginia's two Senators (Webb and Warner).
Please contact your Senator: http://action.hslda.org/congress/state/VA
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Under the United Nations "Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities" which specifies "the best interest of the child as determined by the state."
United Nations "Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities"
A short excerpt of the bad portions of the treaty are identified here