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Dole, vets groups renew push for disability treaty

WASHINGTON (AP) — At 91, Bob Dole won’t take no for an answer.

The former Senate majority leader and 1996 Republican presidential nominee on Wednesday renewed his plea for full ratification of a treaty promoting equal rights for disabled around the world. 376 more words

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Reproductive Justice Briefing Book: A Primer on Reproductive Justice and Social Change, 2007.

In this book you will find many essays. Some of the essays give definitions. This book is easy to use because it is divided by topics so you can find the topic you are looking for quickly. 18 more words

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Memorial honoring injured veterans under way in DC

WASHINGTON (AP) — Army Lt. Dawn Halfaker was on patrol 10 years ago in Baqubah, Iraq, when a rocket-propelled grenade tore through her military vehicle and exploded inside. 678 more words

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PSG punished for abuse of disabled fans

Uefa has ordered the partial closure of Paris St-Germain’s Parc des Princes stadium for their next Champions League game after disabled Chelsea fans claimed they were poorly treated at a match last season. 177 more words

DOL Strategies Targeting Characteristics Common to Female Ex-Offenders

Description:  The purpose of these grants is to improve the long-term labor market prospects of youth and adult ex-offenders who demonstrate characteristics common to female ex-offenders by using strategies targeted to these characteristics, which may include sexual or physical abuse, family turmoil, early puberty, learning disabilities and school failure, and mental health and substance abuse issues. 412 more words

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HHS Social Services Block Grant Program

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Social Services Block Grants (SSBG) enables each state or territory to meet the needs of its residents through locally relevant social services. SSBGs support programs that allow communities to achieve or maintain economic self-sufficiency to prevent, reduce or eliminate dependency on social services. 261 more words

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