Crossroads GPS Ads Had Targeted Filibuster Leaders
WASHINGTON—Crossroads Grassroots Policy Strategies (GPS) applauds Senate leadership for breaking the filibuster of S. 178, the Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act, and passing it in the Senate. This legislation will benefit victims of human trafficking, which includes those suffering from kidnapping, modern-day slavery and forced prostitution.
The end of the filibuster followed a digital advertising campaign in support of S. 178 launched by Crossroads GPS. The ads focused on Senators Harry Reid (D-NV), Michael Bennet (D-CO), Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) and Claire McCaskill (D-MO), urging them to drop their “unconscionable” filibuster of this human rights legislation. [Read more…]