The US Senate Has Very Poor Timing

Sen. Gillibrand's sexual assault bill fails in the Senate the same day it is revealed that the Army's top sexual assault prosecutor has been suspended for sexual assault.

| Thu Mar. 6, 2014 4:10 PM EST

The same day it was revealed that the Army's top sexual-assault prosecutor has been suspended after allegedly sexually assaulting someone at a sexual-assault conference, the US Senate rejected a bill that would have overhauled the way the Pentagon handles sexual-assault cases.

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