U.S. Senator Joni Ernst (R-IA), a survivor of sexual assault and domestic violence, spoke on the Senate floor today on her ongoing efforts to prioritize and provide resources and support for survivors across the country—for women and children in our most rural and urban areas. Following months of good faith, bipartisan negotiations, Senate Democrats walked away from the table to introduce a partisan bill chalk-full of political talking points.
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