Are we protecting our children?
Almost every week we are confronted with news stories describing heinous acts towards children. As unthinkable as it seems to most Americans, some people in the United States and throughout the world seek to exploit and harm our children. Child pornography is a multi-billion dollar global industry that abuses children and must be stopped. I believe that we have a moral obligation and clear duty to protect children from these acts. For that reason, in every role I play as a U.S. Senator, I have made eradicating child exploitation a top priority…
U.S. Sen. Richard Shelby
Read more of his comments here.
Perhaps he could speak with colleagues in Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, North Carolina, New Jersey, Utah, Vermont, Wyoming, about the Jessica Lunsford Act.