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Harkin honored on anniversary of the ADA

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WATERLOO (KWWL)-- To mark the 20th anniversary of the American Disabilities Act, Senator Tom Harkin made a special visit to Waterloo Thursday morning.

Harkin was the chief sponsor and author of that important ADA bill in the U.S. Senate- working to pass the historic act. On Thursday, Harkin and a number of agencies were honored.

The legislation requires buildings and transportation to be wheelchair accessible and to provide workplace accommodations for people with disabilities.

 

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