Tag: Violence Against Women Act

Barack After Dark™: Blog Wrap-Up

  By Jueseppi B.     Weekly Wrap Up: “Keep Moving Forward”   Alicia Oken November 01, 2013 05:30 PM EDT     Talking Health Care at Boston’s Faneuil Hall: The President traveled to Boston’s historic Faneuil Hall on Wednesday to speak about the Affordable Care Act. Besides just being a […]

The Daily Word From Barack’s House.

  By Jueseppi B.             Watch this: Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act   Yesterday, President Obama signed a bill that both strengthened and reauthorized the Violence Against Women Act.   The new law will provide resources for thousands of victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, and […]

Barack’s Blog News

By Jueseppi B.         President Barack Obama watches as Vice President Joe Biden swears in Treasury Secretary Jack Lew during a ceremony in the Oval Office, Feb. 28, 2013. Lew’s family, pictured from left, are: wife Ruth Schwartz; granddaughter Eliora Lew; son Danny Lew; daughter Shoshana Lew; daughter-in-law Zahava Lew; and grandson Moshe Lew. (Official White […]

Violence Against Women Act

By Jueseppi B.           The Violence Against Women Act of 1994 (VAWA) is a United States federal law (Title IV, sec. 40001-40703 of the Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act of 1994, H.R. 3355) signed as Pub.L. 103-322 by President Bill Clinton on September 13, 1994. The Act provided $1.6 billion toward investigation and […]