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Violence Against Women Act

February 28, 2013

The Most Inclusive VAWA Ever Drafted Passes!

With a 286 to 138 vote , the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) was passed in the US House of Representatives. The bill is now on its way to President Obama's desk. The VAWA includes provisions that would protect Native American women living on...
February 4, 2013

Ted Cruz Makes Indefensible Vote

Disgusting. Ted Cruz was one of only 8 Senators today who voted not to consider the reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA), a bill that protects victims of domestic violence. The other Senators who voted against moving to debate on the...