Leaving an abusive relationship is the most dangerous time for any survivor. That's why Michigan advocates say it's imperative the Violence Against Women Act is fully reauthorized.
It’s been more than a year and a half since the bill moved to Mitch McConnell’s Senate, where the powerful gun lobby has stalled attempts to reauthorize the legislation.
Domestic violence victims are facing unprecedented barriers to safety, and the general election on Nov. 3 might determine exactly how the country navigates this wave.
A national survey of 608 service providers found that 40% of DV survivors utilizing those organizations mentioned concerns about their stimulus checks.
Fears of social fallout from the coronavirus pandemic has led to an 85% increase in gun sales from March of last year.
A group of lawmakers are seeking more funding to help a system of resources that's already strained.
It's been a tough year for passing new laws, in part due to the Senate’s new-found identity as a “legislative graveyard.”