February 27, 2013

THE HILL: House expected to pass Senate version of VAWA bill this week. “After a year-long fight over how to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA), House Republicans are now prepared to allow a vote this week on the Senate-passed language. . . . House Republicans had proposed their own VAWA reauthorization bill, and seemed prepared to move it this week. But some House aides said they saw the delay in today’s Rules Committee meeting as a sign that Republicans were not able to coalesce around the GOP proposal.”