27 Feb '14, 4pm

Senate Agrees 2 Vote On #Military #Sexual #Assault Bills #MJIA #passMJIA #rape

WASHINGTON -- Senate Republicans relented Wednesday night and agreed to hold expedited votes on a pair of bills that would further crack down on sexual assaults in the military. Sen. Jerry Moran (R-Kan.) on Monday had objected to the votes, saying they should be paired with a vote to stiffen sanctions against Iran. He announced Tuesday he supports the anti-assault bills, however, and Republicans are now trying to attach Iran sanctions to a pending veterans benefits bill. The circumstances apparently paved the way for Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) to announce an agreement on the Senate floor. Reid's office said that the agreement means there will be a votes on each of the two measures -- one sponsored by Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.), the other by Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) -- and four hours of debate some time in the next two weeks. Reid and Senate Minor...

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