The U.S. Congress voted overwhelmingly to raise funds to improve the legitimacy of state, federal and local law enforcement agencies, especially American and Asian rebels.
The 94-1 Senate vote Thursday to approve the Covid-19 Hate Crimes Act was an example missing from the agreement between Capitol Hill. Josh Hawley, a Republican cinema from Missouri, was the sole legislator against this.
The law provides for a new office in the U.S. Department of Justice specifically to deal with anti-Asian anti-Asian crimes. It will now be sent to the Palace, where appropriate bipartisan treatment will be provided.
The Senate Bill was introduced by Mazie Hirono and Tammy Duckworth, Democratic filmmakers from Hawaii and Illinois, respectively, to address the growing number of cases of hatred perpetrated in Asia America during the Covid-19 epidemic. Similar laws in the House were supported by Grace Meng, a Democrat from New York.
Hirono and Duckworth are the only Asian-Americans in the top 100 chambers of Congress.
The law was enacted shortly before last month’s shooting in Atlanta that killed eight people, including six Asian American women. The assassination prompted members of Congress to take action after a year known as a a major rise in litigation against the Americans and the Asians.
Stop AAPI Hate Initiative, an advocacy group, recorded about 3,800 Asian anti-Asian populations between March 2020 and February 2021. The Center for the Study of Hate and Extremism at California State University found that anti-Asian Americans had risen to about 150 % year.
Critics say former US President Donald Trump, often referred to as the coronavirus “Kung flu” and “China virus”, as a cause of racism.
“Today, Parliament said it was enough, and it was very clear that there are no sects in the area,” Meng said.
“Explaining more about hate crimes will give us a better understanding and a clearer picture of what has happened against Asian natives, and this integrated and integrated approach helps to tackle the problem more effectively,” he added.
The Senate bill that Hirono and Duckworth amended changed to include anti-hate laws introduced by Richard Blumenthal, a Connecticut Democrat, and Jerry Moran, a Republican of Kansas. Their plan is to develop strategies to help raise crime reports and increase funding for victims of violence.
“Don’t let anyone say we can’t do debt, big debt, bipartisan bills in the United States Senate,” Blumenthal said Thursday. “Once American beliefs begin to fade, we can practice them.”