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Senate Military Sexual Assault

Sam Stein

Gillibrand Wants Obama Meeting To Revive Sexual Assault Bill

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.14.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.), who spearheaded a ferocious, ultimately unsuccessful public fight to revamp how sexual assault is repo...

Senate Overwhelmingly Backs Military Sexual Assault Bill

AP | DONNA CASSATA | Posted 03.11.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate overwhelmingly approved a bill late Monday making big changes in the military justice system to deal with sexual assaul...

Senate Heading Toward Vote On New Military Sexual Assault Bill

AP | By DONNA CASSATA | Posted 05.10.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate overwhelmingly approved a bill late Monday making big changes in the military justice system to deal with sexual assaul...

Gillibrand Optimistic For Passage Of Military Sexual Assault Bill

AP | Posted 03.02.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — A senator who's led efforts in Congress to address military sexual crimes says she thinks she has the votes to pass legislation th...

Michael McAuliff

GOP Senator Blocks Votes On Military Sexual Assault

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 02.25.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Jerry Moran (R-Kan.), the head of the National Republican Senatorial Committee, blocked a bid Monday to vote on bills to combat sex...

Michael McAuliff

Dem Senator Says She'll Filibuster Competing Sexual Assault Bill

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 02.06.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The battle over how best to address sexual assault in the military hit a heated new pitch Thursday as Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.) said...

Senate Showdown Looms Over Military Sexual Assault Bill

AP | DONNA CASSATA | Posted 11.17.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand has secured public support from nearly half the Senate, but not enough votes, for her proposal to give vic...

Laura Bassett

Dem Senator: We'll Have The Votes To Help Military Sexual Assault Victims

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 11.12.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- While some news reports have cast doubt on the ability of Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) to get the 60 Senate votes needed to pass her...