Yesterday, a revision that is republican-drafted the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) had been provided the house flooring by way of a vote that is mostly partisan.
it had been an incident that is uncommon Generally, reauthorization when it comes to bill, which funds protection and solutions for target of domestic real real violence that is physical enjoys bipartisan help and passes efficiently. That’s simply exactly what took place thirty days that is final the Senate, which reauthorized the bill using its present type. But House Republicans objected to some conditions of VAWA, specifically the one which allows abused ladies which can be immigrant self-petition for protected immigration status. […]