VAWA Victory

Today, the House passed the Senate version of the Violence Against Women Act. The Senate version was expected to fail, but the Senate VAWA bill won bipartisan support after a split among House Republicans based on their own version of the bill. President Obama expressed thanks for leaders of both parties, and stated that he…

Activism

I’m excited to report that I officially registered for the RESULTS 2012 International Conference to End Poverty and Aids this summer in Washington, D.C. I just learned about RESULTS-a group that advocates and lobbies for funding for global poverty-recently, and was encouraged to apply for a scholarship to attend the conference (fingers crossed, hope I…