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Lautenberg, Menendez Announce More Than $195,000 For Domestic Violence Programs

U.S. Sens. Frank Lautenberg (left) and Robert Menendez (right)

NEWARK—New Jersey’s two U.S. senators, Frank R. Lautenberg and Robert Menendez, today announced more than $195,000 in federal funding to support New Jersey organizations that serve victims of domestic and sexual abuse. The funding, authorized by the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA), will help two statewide coalitions coordinate victim support.