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In a piece for the Huffington Post, Valerie Jarrett, President Obama's senior adviser and chair of the White House Council on Women and Girls, praises the reauthorization and strengthening of the Violence Against Women Act.
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by Demetria L. Lucas onSeptember 18, 2012
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by Jenée Desmond-Harris onAugust 30, 2012
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