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Senate Democrats Dare Republicans to Block Bill on Violence Against Women

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Associated Press
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March 16, 2012

This year’s update has run into opposition from Republicans who object to new provisions, such as one that includes gay and transgender victims in the protections. Republicans also object to a provision regarding visas for immigrant victims.