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Stand up to Extremists: Demand Reauthorization of Senate’s VAWA!
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Stand up to Extremists: Demand Reauthorization of Senate's VAWA!

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August 29, 2012

All women need legal protection from domestic violence -- regardless of their race, citizenship status, sexual orientation or gender identity. Rep. Rob Wittman (R-Va., 1st District) will be appearing soon at a town hall meeting in your area. Join others from your district in attending this event, and demand that the inclusive, bipartisan Senate version of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) reauthorization be enacted.

Key Talking Points:

» Congress must pass the bipartisan, inclusive Senate version of VAWA, which protects Native American women, immigrants, members of the LGBT community and college students.

» The House version excludes these vulnerable populations and should not be the model for the final reauthorization.

» Not passing the Senate version of VAWA undermines the principles of VAWA.

We must demand that Congress immediately reauthorize the Senate version of VAWA and legally protect all women.


Rep. Rob Wittman (R-Va., 1st District) Town Hall Meeting / Forum on Sequestration

Sept. 5 @ 8:00 a.m.
Germanna Community College - 150 Riverside Parkway, Suite 101, Fredericksburg

Remember to bring eye-catching signs – here are some suggested slogans:

» Pass VAWA Now

» Pass a VAWA that Protects All

» Justice for Women

» The Senate VAWA is Bi-Partisan

» Pro-VAWA House GOPs: Where Are You Now?


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