Administration Threatens Veto for House Version of Violence Against Women Act

By: Wednesday May 16, 2012 1:15 pm

Today the House votes on reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act. A version already passed the Senate with 68 votes, but the House version cancelled several protections Senate Democrats added, to apply domestic violence protections to Native Americans, undocumented immigrants and LGBT families. This has drawn a veto threat from the White House. Here’s their statement.

 

Women + Immigrants = Double War

By: Friday May 4, 2012 6:01 pm

If there’s one thing Republicans hate more than women, it’s undocumented immigrants. Undocumented immigrant women? Fuhgeddaboutit.

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