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Reid Not Ready to Support Legislation to Crack Down on Sexual Assault in the Military

Jeremy Herb reports for The Hill on Protect Our Defenders President Nancy Parrish:

“We are encouraged by Senator Reid’s remarks,” Nancy Parrish, president of Protect our Defenders, an advocacy group that fights on behalf of military sexual assault victims, said in a statement to Raw Story. “It’s time to fix this rotten system. It’s unAmerican. Hopefully, we have reached a tipping point. We now have a cadre of members in Congress that are fighting for fundamental reform. There is reason to be hopeful.”

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