Posts tagged "immigrant women"

Republicans Block Renewal Of The Violence Against Women Act

House Republicans have blocked the Violence Against Women Act, making it the first time the bill has not been renewed since 1994. GOP legislators balked at VAWA’s inclusions for Native Americans, immigrant women, and LGBTQ folks. God, this is depressing. [MSNBC]
A judge has ruled that Texas can cut off funding to Planned…

By: Jessica Wakeman / January 2, 2013