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House Pledges $520 Million in Global Fight Against Human Trafficking

July 15, 2017 01:21 AM
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The tragedy of human trafficking was in the spotlight this week on Capitol Hill as a rare bipartisan vote by the U.S. House of Representatives renewed $520 million in funding for efforts to combat trafficking and aid survivors. VOA's congressional reporter Katherine Gypson spoke with two lawmakers leading the fight against this worldwide threat.