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Full Committee Hearing

Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

Time: 02:30pm
Location: Senate Dirksen 419


Please Note:  Senate Dirksen 430 will be used as an overflow room should Senate Dirksen 419 reach capacity.

Panel One:

  • 1. The Honorable Kelly Ayotte

    United States Senate
  • 2. The Honorable Mark Kirk

    United States Senate

Panel Two:

  • 1. The Honorable Thomas J. Ridge

    Former Secretary of Homeland Security and current Chairman, The National Organization on Disability
    Chevy Chase, MD
  • 2. The Honorable Tammy Duckworth

    Congresswoman from Illinois and Lieutenant Colonel Illinois Army National Guard
    Washington, DC
  • 3. The Honorable Richard Thornburgh

    Former Attorney General of the United States
    Of Counsel, K&L Gates, LLP
    Washington, Washington
  • 4. Dr. Susan Yoshihara

    Senior Vice President for Research and Director, International Organizations Research Group
    The Catholic Family & Human Rights Institute
    Washington, DC
  • 5. Mr. Timothy L. Meyer

    Assistant Professor of Law
    The University of Georgia School of Law
    Athens, GA
  • 6. Mr. Michael Farris

    Chairman, Home Legal Defense Association
    Chancellor, Patrick Henry College
    Purcellville, VA