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Congress passes bill renewing Violence Against Women Act

Congress passes bill renewing Violence Against Women Act | INFORUM | Fargo, ND
Via inforum.com » Submitted On Thu, 02/28/2013 - 2:30pm by Dakota

The House on Thursday passed and sent to President Barack Obama a far-reaching extension of the Violence Against Women Act. The vote came after House Republican leaders, cognizant of divisions in their own ranks and the need to improve their faltering image among women voters, accepted a bill that cleared the Senate two weeks ago on a strong bipartisan vote.

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