Violence Against Women Act http://wrvo.org en NY celebrates renewal of Violence Against Women Act http://wrvo.org/post/ny-celebrates-renewal-violence-against-women-act <p>Cheers are coming from all corners of central New York following the renewal of the Violence Against Women Act last week in Washington. The renewal of the law had been stalled for almost two years in the midst of House and Senate gridlock. Mon, 04 Mar 2013 17:22:02 +0000 Ellen Abbott 34206 at http://wrvo.org NY celebrates renewal of Violence Against Women Act Schumer advocates for abused women and children http://wrvo.org/post/schumer-advocates-abused-women-and-children <p>Senator Charles Schumer visited the child advocacy center in Fulton Tuesday to promote passage of <a href="http://thomas.loc.gov/cgi-bin/bdquery/z?d103:H.R.3355:"><strong>the Violence Against Women Act.</strong></a> Schumer chose to highlight Oswego County because of a sharp rise in reported child abuse cases.</p><p> Wed, 02 May 2012 16:30:01 +0000 Catherine Loper 18581 at http://wrvo.org Schumer advocates for abused women and children