The Significance of Michigan’s Battle (The Note)

MOVEON.ORG AND ULTRAVIOLET RELEASE NEW TV AD. On Tuesday, women’s rights group Ultraviolet and Political Action will release a new hard-hitting 30-second TV ad, showing a battered woman, targeting Speaker Boehner and House Republicans for blocking a vote on the expanded Violence Against Women Act.The ad, which features the face of woman who has been battered slowly healing and then un-healing, will air for a week on cable networks- specifically on CNN, MSNBC, Bravo, Lifetime, and HGTV.