There has been an important and TIME SENSITIVE development with VAWA.
· On WEDNESDAY, February 27th, the House will vote on a rule to proceed with consideration of VAWA. We want them to vote YES on the Rule because that rule allows a vote on the Senate VAWA if the substitute is defeated.
· On THURSDAY, February 28th, the vote on the actual bill will occur. We want them to vote NO on the House substitute bill, which will come up first, and YES on the ensuing Senate version of VAWA.
Your Congress Members are listening to you! We only have a few hours to act so please call today and tomorrow morning. Members must hear loud and clear that they need to defeat the substitute and pass the bipartisan Senate version of VAWA! Your work has gotten us this far – let's get this done!
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