Senate Passes COVID-19 Hate Crimes Act by 94-1 Margin

The United States Senate passed the COVID-19 Hate Crimes Act, which would improve data collection of hate crimes associated with COVID-19 and expand public awareness of those crimes, in a rare bipartisan vote of 94-1.¬† The bill was sponsored by Hawaiian Senator Mazie Hirono¬†(D-HI). Approved amendments to the original bill include the “Jabara-Heyer NO HATE […]