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King, Colleagues Push for Senate Vote on Violence Against Women Act Reauthorization

Nov 19, 2019 - Targeted News Service

Sen. Angus S. King Jr., I-Maine, issued the following news release:

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- Six months after bipartisan passage in House of Representatives, Senator sees lack of action as "unacceptable"

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U.S. Senator Angus King (I-Maine) joined 46 of his Senate colleagues to introduce a companion version of the House-passed Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act (VAWA) aiming to strengthen protections for women against domestic violence and sexual assault. The legislation, which...