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Six Disability Leaders on What They Want From 2020 Presidential Candidates – Pacific Standard

On February 4th, 2016, Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders faced off in their final debate before the New Hampshire Democratic primary. That night, Clinton’s closing statement followed a script that resembled her stump speeches and previous debate appearances: She listed specific groups that experience discrimination and for whom she’s spent her career fighting. Until this point in the campaign, she had listed women, people of color, immigrants, and LGBTQ Americans, but on that Friday night, she added “people with disabilities” to her litany.

Source: Six Disability Leaders on What They Want From 2020 Presidential Candidates – Pacific Standard

By Eve Reiland

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