As the Violence Against Women Act gets ready to move in the Senate, no one seems to be lobbying against it as aggressively as the religious right.
The Senate Judiciary Committee has voted to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA), a measure that provides funding for the investigation and prosecution of crimes against women and imposes mandatory restitution. For the ... Read Post
The Violence Against Women Act reauthorization cleared the Senate last week 78-22, and VAWA’s fate is left to the House of Representatives. VAWA will likely face more opposition in the House, where conservatives object to provisions... Read Post