January 16, 2013
NNEDV applauds the recommendations put forward today by President Obama and Vice President Biden in response to the devastating impact of gun violence. The very fact that the Administration has undertaken this initiative represents a significant step forward in making our country a safer place.
January 3, 2013
Today, NNEDV expresses deep disappointment over the failure of the 112th Congress to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA). Along with our nationwide network of service providers, advocates and national allies, we have worked diligently with Members of Congress to negotiate a strong, bipartisan VAWA that safely and effectively protects all victims.
November 14, 2012
As Congress returns to Washington, DC and begins the work of completing their legislative session, NNEDV urges lawmakers to swiftly reauthorize a strong, bipartisan Violence Against Women Act (VAWA). VAWA is the cornerstone of our nation's response to domestic and sexual violence.
November 7, 2012
NNEDV congratulates President Obama and Vice President Biden on their re-election, and extends sincere thanks to them and to the many supportive members of their Administration for their steadfast leadership in championing efforts to end violence against women.
September 13, 2012
NNEDV today commemorates the 18th Anniversary of the passage of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA). This landmark law, passed in 1994, has forever transformed and improved our nation's response to domestic violence, sexual assault, dating violence and stalking.