Senate votes to revive domestic-abuse act

Posted: February 13, 2013 at 5:43 a.m.

The Senate voted Tuesday to renew the Violence Against Women Act with new assurances that gays, aliens and American Indian women will have equal access to the act’s anti-domestic-violence programs.

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