Praise US House unanimous vote on FGM
We've been praying a very long time for government leaders to do more to punish those who hurt girls.
Praise the Lord for this unanimous vote!
WASHINGTON, DC—Today, the House of Representatives unanimously passed H.R. 3317, Stopping Abusive Female Exploitation (SAFE) Act; legislation introduced by Congressman Dave Trott (R-MI) and Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) to increase the federal penalty for female genital mutilation from 5 years to 15 years in prison and to encourage states to improve reporting requirements for suspected female genital mutilation.