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Sen. DeMint taps brakes on UN treaty as home-school opposition grows?

~ The Rebel ~ 2012/07/21 23:31:45

Sen. Jim DeMint (R-S.C.) is delaying Senate consideration of the United Nations treaty on people with disabilities amid growing opposition from home-schooling advocates.

The Senate Foreign Relations Committee was scheduled to take up the U.N. Convention on the Rights of People With Disabilities on Thursday, with the goal of getting it passed in time for the 22nd anniversary of the Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA) on July 26. Instead, Chairman John Kerry (D-Mass.) announced that he will hold the markup next Thursday, July 26.

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  • pizzaman7 2012/07/22 08:27:15
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    if we had more people like Jim DeMint in congress this country would not be in trouble !
  • Patriot Unit 2012/07/22 04:43:47
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    Well, I think that he and many others in the Senate should put the brakes on all treaties originating from the UN. That body has not business in our Congress, or in the Administration. They for sure don't give a damn about America, other than the amount of money they can get from us, or our troops that they have put in harms way, sense before the Korean War, which is still unsettled,
  • Diverbelo 2012/07/22 04:07:34
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    Thank goodness for Sen DeMint. Would love to see him run for president.
  • Max 2012/07/21 23:58:04
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    I think it's way past time to be rid of the UN.
  • mal 2012/07/21 23:43:40
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    A good man among traitors.
  • NPC 2012/07/21 23:32:55
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    Jim DeMint is a Patriot and good Senator.

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