Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Votes to Reauthorize & Strenghen the Violence Against Women Act

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) voted to reauthorize and strengthen the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA).  Originally passed 19 years ago, VAWA gave law enforcement officials and communities the resources they need to help prevent domestic abuse and keep women and families safe.  Since VAWA was passed in 1994, there has been […]