BET Wire: A Weekly Political Roundup — State of the Union

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  • The Clyburn Connection
  • Double Trouble
  • One Step Forward
  • Seriously?
  • Let's Do It Again
  • In Case You Missed It
  • State of the Union
  • Salute!
  • Guests of Honor
  • Objection
  • Awkward
  • Be Afraid

One Step Forward

The U.S. Senate overwhelmingly voted to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act, adding provisions for immigrants, gays and lesbians, Native Americans and to speed up analysis of DNA rape kits. Now the question is whether it will stall in the House.

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