Senator Kirsten Gillibrand's (D-NY)
Military Justice Improvement Act (S.967) is scheduled to be on the Senate floor
as early as this week as an amendment to the National Defense Authorization
Act, and we need your help rallying Senators to support it.
The bill has bipartisan support with 38
Senators sponsoring and 47 Senators committed to support it when it comes to a
vote. But we need 13 more Senators to ensure that there is no filibuster and to
pass this amendment for survivors and a stronger military service.
S. 967 would ensure that professional military prosecutors are responsible for
investigating and prosecuting sexual assault cases NOT the perpetrator’s
commanding officer, which can result in conflicts of interest and abuse of
Join us in demanding that the military protect those who put their lives
on the line to protect us.
TAKE ACTION NOW!
Dear [Decision Maker],
I am writing to express my deep concern about the alarmingly high rate of sexual assault within the U.S. military and to ask you to support efforts to improve military justice for service men and women.
Sincerely,[Your Name] [Your Address] [City, State ZIP]