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Lautenberg Cosponsors Violence Against Women Act Reauthroization Bill

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Today, U.S. Senator Frank R. Lautenberg announced that he has cosponsored the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) reauthorization bill to provide support for victims of domestic violence. The VAWA Reauthorization Act of 2013 would provide critical support and protections to all victims of domestic and sexual violence, including Native American women, gay and lesbian victims, and battered immigrant women.