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Violence Against WomenGrade
The Promise: "As president, Barack Obama will appoint a special advisor who will report to him regularly on issues related to violence against women."
When/Where: Obama Plan: "Ending Violence Against Women and Children" dated 10/31/07.
Status:The appointment of Lynn Rosenthal as the first White House Advisor on Violence Against Women was announced on 06/26/09. Ms. Rosenthal served until 12/14. She was replaced by Carrie Bettinger-Lopez in 01/15. Ms. Bettinger-Lopez served White House Advisor on Violence Against Women until the end of the Obama Administration in 01/17.

This promise was fulfilled.