Missouri’s Hartzler And Clay Partner To Battle Human Trafficking
Missouri’s Hartzler and Clay partner to battle human trafficking
A St. Louis Congressman says Missouri ranks 17th in the nation in reported human trafficking cases.
Congressman Lacy Clay (D-St. Louis)
U.S. Rep. William “Lacy” Clay (D-St. Louis) is a co-sponsor of U.S. Rep. Vicky Hartzler’s (R-Harrisonville) bipartisan bill aimed at fighting sex trafficking.
Clay spoke about Hartzler’s bill on the House floor this month.
“This bipartisan act aims to provide local law enforcement with additional tools to fight the heinous epidemic of sex trafficking by expanding the authority of the vital Byrne Justice Assistance Grants Act,” Clay says.
The House approved Hartzler’s bill on …