All News Releases
November 1, 2010
NAEV President Named to Federal Anti-Violence Committee
Monika Johnson-Hostler, president of the National Alliance to End Sexual Violence, is named to the newly re-chartered National Advisory Committee on the Violence Against Women (NAC).
January 10, 2011
President Proclaims January National Stalking Awareness Month
President Obama became the first President to proclaim January as National Stalking Awareness Month.
April 1, 2011
Attorney General Speaks at DOJ's Sexual Assault Awareness Month Program
A transcript of Attorney General Eric Holder's comments acknowledging Sexual Assault Awareness Month.
December 14, 2011
CDC Releases New Data
New Data Reveal Nearly 1 in 5 Women Have Been Raped in the United States
March 29, 2012
The Violence Against Women Act and Sexual Assault: A Press Guide
VAWA is an Essential Tool S. 1925 continues successful programs to address victim needs and prevent sexual violence and includes new tools to improve the nation’s response to crimes of sexual violence. “To help get over the trauma of the assault, I immediately turned to a rape crisis center for support. The support and services I received gave me my life back! VAWA must be reauthorized to continue these critical services.” Gabrielle Union, actress and survivor
April 26, 2012
Senate Passes VAWA
Today, the U.S. Senate passed strong, bipartisan legislation to protect all victims.