For Immediate Release August 13, 2009
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CONTINUATION OF EMERGENCY REGARDING
EXPORT CONTROL REGULATIONS
August 13, 2009.
"Twenty years after the Violence Against Women Act was enacted, I remain hopeful as ever that the decency of the American people will keep us moving forward," Vice President Biden writes on the 20th anniversary of the Violence Against Women Act.
Since its original passage 20 years ago, the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) has dramatically changed the conversation, attitude, and work around domestic violence in America.