Democrats are campaigning hard to get the Violence Against Women Act reauthorized, with Vice President Joe Biden, one of the law's original authors, and Sens. Jeanne Shaheen of New Hampshire, Dianne Feinstein of California, and Patty Murray of Washington making the case for passage on Wednesday:
“No one should question whether this is needed,” Biden said at the end of his remarks.
While Vice President Joe Biden was at a Navy shipyard in Portsmouth, N.H. praising Democrat Jeanne Shaheen for fighting base closures, Shaheen's campaign was busy releasing a statement “to reiterate her strong opposition to the admi... Read Post
Vice President Biden wrote the original legislation and President Bill Clinton signed it into law Today is the 19th anniversary of the passage of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA), the landmark legislation to combat violent crim... Read Post