Senate Democrats

Video: Top Reasons To Support The Violence Against Women Act

Women senators began calling today for the reauthorization of The Violence Against Women Act (VAWA). The law, which started in 1994, supports domestic violence protection programs for victims of all ages and backgrounds.  Funding for such programs is running low.

Senators Dianne Feinstein, Patty Murray and Jeanne Shaheen stressed that regardless of party affiliation, senators must work together to advance the legislation. Watch the video below to hear them explain why: