Planned Parenthood Applauds Senate Passage of VAWA; Urges House to Follow Suit
“Any additional delay of its passage is deeply out of touch with the needs of women across the country.” – Cecile Richards
WASHINGTON — Planned Parenthood Federation of America released the following statement applauding today’s Senate passage of the reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) and urging the House of Representatives to follow suit. Once a law that enjoyed strong bipartisan support, Congress failed to renew it last year.
February 12, 2013