The Violence Against Women's Act (VAWA) has been postponed. Bill HR6545 will renew VAWA until 2023. The VAWA supports federal programs and grants designed to combat Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault, and Stalking of ALL Women.
The VAWA Act was last renewed in 2013. The bill included vital referendums to include Protection measurements to help Prosecute Domestic Violent Perpetrator on Tribal Reservations and Protect Native American Women. An amendment also included measurements to help Protect Transgender Women and Illegal Immigrants. Women who are the most impacted by Violence.
ENDORSING ORGANIZATIONS - [ List will be updated manually ]
Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women WashingtonKing County Native American Leadership CouncilHelp Assaulted Women and KidsIndependent Two Spirited MediaIndigenous Women's Warrior SocietyIndigenous Sister's ResistanceSeattle Clinic DefenseAct Now MontraRadical WomenInternational Socialist OrganizationOffice of Seattle City CouncilCoalition Ending Gender Base Violence