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Noah Taborda

Noah Taborda

Noah Taborda is a reporter for the Kansas Reflector, part of the States Newsroom network of news sites.

Bob Dole championed ‘lives of greater dignity’ for Americans with disabilities

By: - December 7, 2021

By Noah Taborda, Kansas Reflector TOPEKA — In 1969, during his maiden speech on the Senate floor, Bob Dole focused his remarks on the rights and opportunities of individuals with disabilities, a subject with which he was intimately familiar. Dole’s passion for disability rights stemmed from his service as a soldier in World War II, […]