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The Hill: Let's maintain our bipartisan momentum with criminal justice reform

Wednesday, October 30, 2019  
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Ten months ago, Congress passed the FIRST STEP Act, signaling the arrival of bipartisan criminal justice reform at the federal level. The question for Washington now is: What’s next?

Individuals and organizations across the political spectrum have united around common themes like justice, fairness, equality, and second chances. They agree that America’s high incarceration and recidivism rates take a toll on families and communities, and that we need to balance personal responsibility with forgiveness and rehabilitation. Solutions to these problems will increase public safety, save taxpayer dollars and restore the lives of both offenders and victims.

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