United States Congress has Passed the Violence Against Women Act

Link to CNN: "House Passes Violence Against Women Act after GOP Version Defeated"
Link to CNN: “House Passes Violence Against Women Act after GOP Version Defeated”

What the 2012 United States Congress failed to do, has finally been done in the new year: an expanded reinstatement of the VAWA has been passed, including new protection for LGBT, Native American, and immigrant victims of rape and abuse.

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