POLITICS
03/18/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Louisiana Young Dems: We Can Only Guess Why Vitter Is Opposed To Anti-Rape Law

The Young Democrats of Louisiana have sent out a new e-mail against Sen. David Vitter (R-LA) -- the staunch social conservative who was implicated in a prostitution scandal -- declaring that we can only guess at his motivations for opposing legislation to crack down on rape.

The letter blasts Vitter for voting against the amendment to the Defense Appropriations bill by Sen. Al Franken (D-MN), which will guarantee employees of military contractors access to the court system if they are sexually assaulted:

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