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(If you or someone you know is a victim of domestic violence, please see the information at the bottom - below the squiggle) UPDATES at bottom of ...
by 51percent
Comment Count 242 comments on Mon Dec 03, 2012 at 03:30 AM PST with 248 Recommends
by kbonline
Comment Count 308 comments on Fri Oct 21, 2005 at 05:46 AM PDT with 235 Recommends
Sen. Dean Heller (Official photo) The newly politicized fight to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act for the third time may have reached a tipping point. With the cosponsorship of Nevada ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 46 comments on Tue Mar 20, 2012 at 02:56 PM PDT with 202 Recommends
Congressional Republicans headed by Eric Cantor are stalling on reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA). The Senate has already passed a bill that increases protection for Native, LGBT ...
by Denise Oliver Velez
Comment Count 212 comments on Sun Dec 09, 2012 at 02:00 PM PST with 198 Recommends
Of all the astonishingly bad reasons conservatives oppose reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act, concern for men is probably the worst. Make that definitely the worst. [Via http://tpmdc....
by Kaili Joy Gray
Comment Count 76 comments on Mon Feb 11, 2013 at 09:18 AM PST with 148 Recommends
Republicans know they need to better appeal to voters who aren't white Southern males, lest they end up consigned to permanent minority status. So they had a bunch of pow-pows where they decided ...
by kos
Comment Count 124 comments on Thu Feb 28, 2013 at 11:39 AM PST with 134 Recommends
Let's say you're a Republican. (Sorry, I know there's no greater insult, but stick with me here.) So you're a Republican, and you've just voted against reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act��
by Kaili Joy Gray
Comment Count 61 comments on Mon Mar 04, 2013 at 10:29 AM PST with 128 Recommends
Every day is a new day and with that, a new opportunity. EVERYONE is welcome and please join us each morning at 7:30 AM PACIFIC to tell us what you're working on, share your show & tell , vent, ...
by Aji
Comment Count 120 comments on Mon Apr 01, 2013 at 07:30 AM PDT with 103 Recommends
by irishwitch
Comment Count 382 comments on Thu Aug 24, 2006 at 04:42 PM PDT with 103 Recommends
These guys suck. A lot. Exactly how much did the Republican House suck in 2012? Unfortunately, the math does not yet exist—but don't worry, the gay wizards ...
by Kaili Joy Gray
Comment Count 67 comments on Wed Jan 02, 2013 at 12:16 PM PST with 89 Recommends
WI Rep. Gwenn Moore-a Child Sexual Abuse, Rape, and Domestic Violence survivor- took to the floor yesterday and told the GOP where they can shove their War on Women: Transcript follows: Well ...
by SwedishJewfish
Comment Count 50 comments on Thu May 17, 2012 at 06:38 AM PDT with 79 Recommends
You can tell just how insane the Republican Party has become when it can't even agree that prosecuting and reducing violence against women is a no-brainer. For nearly two decades, even Republicans ...
by Kaili Joy Gray
Comment Count 71 comments on Wed Feb 13, 2013 at 09:29 AM PST with 78 Recommends
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 71 comments on Mon Nov 04, 2013 at 07:18 AM PST with 74 Recommends
Every day is a new day and with that, a new opportunity. EVERYONE is welcome and please join us each morning at 7:30 AM PACIFIC to tell us what you're working on, share your show & tell , vent, ...
by Aji
Comment Count 80 comments on Mon Mar 04, 2013 at 07:30 AM PST with 74 Recommends
Reps. Lipinski and McIntyre First, the good news. The House finally—_finally_—[reauthorized http://www.dailykos.com/story/2013/02/28/1190451/-House-finally-votes-on-Violence-Against-Women-Act-to-
by Kaili Joy Gray
Comment Count 75 comments on Thu Feb 28, 2013 at 11:22 AM PST with 68 Recommends
Can't be the savior of the Rape Party and oppose violence against women! Would it surprise you that every single vote against the Violence Against Women Act was a male Republican? Of course it ...
by kos
Comment Count 95 comments on Tue Feb 12, 2013 at 12:50 PM PST with 58 Recommends
He's an expert on ... stuff While we here in the civilized world were happy to see President Barack Obama sign into law the Violence Against Women Act, Rush Limbaugh—who is certainly the nation's ...
by Kaili Joy Gray
Comment Count 45 comments on Thu Mar 07, 2013 at 01:54 PM PST with 56 Recommends
On the extremely long list of reasons why House Republicans suck, refusing to renew the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) is definitely somewhere near the top. For 18 years, Democrats and ...
by Kaili Joy Gray
Comment Count 42 comments on Wed Dec 12, 2012 at 10:05 AM PST with 55 Recommends
by SheKos
Comment Count 141 comments on Thu Feb 04, 2010 at 10:02 AM PST with 55 Recommends
While just about every advocacy group for human rights, victims rights, and womens rights on the face of the earth has repudiated the shit sandwich GOP version of the Violence Against Women Act (...
by SwedishJewfish
Comment Count 98 comments on Thu May 17, 2012 at 05:23 PM PDT with 48 Recommends