Articles with keyword "President Obama"

Historic Victory: President Barack Obama Reauthorizes the Violence Against Women Act

Posted on: Thursday, March 7, 2013

Keywords: Safe Horizon, Violence Against Women Act, Ariel Zwang, President Obama

On Thursday, March 7, 2013, President Barack Obama signed into law the reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA). The legislation, which aims to protect the victims of domestic violence, was originally passed in 1994 but failed to be...

CBS News’ Crimesider Interviews Ariel Zwang on the Historic VAWA Reauthorization

Posted on: Thursday, March 7, 2013

Keywords: Safe Horizon, Ariel Zwang, Violence Against Women Act, CBS News, Crimesider, President Obama

President Obama signs Violence Against Women ActBy Julia DahlMarch 7, 2013On Thursday afternoon, President Obama signed into law the re-authorized Violence Against Women Act (VAWA). The act, originally passed in 1994, provides federal funding for programs and research aimed at...

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