April 21, 2009
NNEDV President Sue Else today participated in a press conference with Sens. Frank Lautenberg (D-NJ), Jack Reed (D-RI), and Dianne Feinstein (D-CA), Paul Helmke, president of the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence, and victims and family members of the Virginia Tech shootings.
March 5, 2009
Domestic violence survivors and advocates yesterday presented a congressional briefing in Washington, D.C. and met with more than a dozen House and Senate offices to push for reauthorization of the Family Violence Prevention and Services Act (FVPSA). They also came together with lawmakers to honor Rep. Donna Edwards (D-Md.) for her years of leadership against domestic violence.
November 19, 2008
The Allstate Foundation and NNEDV presented a comprehensive training program to domestic violence advocates and social service agencies at the Middle Country Library, Long Island, New York on October 29, 2008.