The Senate just passed a reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act: Sign the petition to tell House Republicans to do the same.
Denying women legal protection against violence and abuse is unjustifiable. But that's exactly what House Republicans are doing as they refuse to pass the Violence Against Women Act, which is vital in the fight to stop and prevent violence against women.
Help us stand with President Obama and telling House Republicans to pass the Violence Against Women Act.
Denying women legal protection against violence and abuse is unjustifiable.
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The Senate just passed a reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act. It's time for Congress to do the same.
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we signed: Tell House Republicans: Pass The Violence Against Women Act
The U.S. House of Representatives passed the Senate version of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) re-authorization bill, leaving intact provisions that protect LBT women and women of Native American descent.
The vote ends a year-long standoff on a bill that is seen as vital to protect women from domestic violence. The House infamously failed to reauthorize the bill during the previous congress and looked set to stall on the Senate version of the bill that passed in a 78-22 vote earlier this month. Thanks to a huge outpouring of support from activists like you, the bill passed with bi-partisan support. Read more >>
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