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Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) Reauthorization

The Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) is currently up for reauthorization. VAWA was originally enacted in 1994 and provides essential funding for domestic and sexual violence services in every state in the nation. It has been re-authorized since then with broad bi-partisan support. Its initial goals were to increase victim services and to improve criminal …

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