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INFOGRAPHIC: What You Need To Know About The Violence Against Women Act

The Violence Against Women Act is up for reauthorization this year, and despite overwhelming bipartisan support the last two times it was renewed in 2000 and 2005, Republicans have expressed concerns over new provisions in the bill. Click on the graphic below for an abbreviated “timeline” of VAWA.
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