House GOP Lets Violence Against Women Act Expire

House GOP opposed new protections

By Mark Russell,  Newser Staff

Posted Jan 3, 2013 5:19 AM CST

(Newser) – Public scorn may have saved the vote on emergency aid funding for superstorm Sandy victims, but the same can't be said for the Violence Against Women Act. The Huffington Post reports that the latest version of VAWA—which was originally signed in 1994 and...   Read full story »


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