fbpx

The conservative approach to criminal justice:
fighting crime, supporting victims, and protecting taxpayers.

Media

Right on Crime

September 17, 2014

Filed Under:

Marc Levin Testifies on Criminal Justice Reform Successes in Tennessee

| September 17, 2014

Right on Crime Policy Director Marc Levin testified at a Tennessee State Senate hearing entitled, "Criminal Justice Reform: What Other States Have Done." He described the successful efforts in states like Texas, South Carolina and Georgia, where criminal justice reform enhanced public safety and helped cut costs at the same time. Also providing exp...

read more

Right on Crime

August 31, 2014

Filed Under:

DeVore: Conservative Reforms to Curb Criminal Recidivism

| August 31, 2014

This week, Fox Business' The Independents continued their earlier conversation with Chuck DeVore, the Vice President for Policy at the Texas Public Policy Foundation-- this time, showcasing the Right on Crime campaign. He touched on several aspects of the campaign and the effort to reform America's criminal justice system. Conservatives ought t...

read more

Right on Crime

August 20, 2014

DeVore: We’re Not Getting Our Money’s Worth from an Ineffective Criminal Justice System

| August 20, 2014

Texas Public Policy Foundation Vice President Chuck DeVore appeared on Fox Business' The Independents on Tuesday night to discuss his experience restoring order in the National Guard during the Los Angeles riots in 1992. DeVore contrasts the militarized firepower of the police department in Ferguson, Missouri with the National Guard. He points o...

read more

Right on Crime

August 15, 2014

Filed Under:

Erick Erickson: Support Right on Crime

| August 15, 2014

RedState Editor (and Right on Crime signatory) Erick Erickson endorses the Right on Crime campaign at the 2014 RedState Gathering in Ft. Worth, Texas. Earlier, Senior Policy Analyst Vikrant Reddy interviewed Senior Fellow and Former Texas House Corrections Chairman Jerry Madden about his involvement in corrections reform in Texas and about t...

read more

Filed Under:

Jerry Madden: Conservative Principles & Victories in Criminal Justice Reform

| August 15, 2014

At the 2014 RedState Gathering in Fort Worth, Texas, Right on Crime Senior Policy Analyst Vikrant Reddy spoke with Former Texas House Corrections Chairman Jerry Madden about his involvement in criminal justice reform in Texas and about his subsequent national work with the Right on Crime campaign. Wrapping up the event, RedState Editor Erick...

read more

Rick Perry: The Success of Texas’ Criminal Justice Reforms

| August 15, 2014

In a speech at the annual RedState Gathering in Fort Worth, Gov. Rick Perry mentioned the common-sense, conservative criminal justice reforms that have done so much to lower crime in his state. The governor acknowledged the efforts of former Former Texas House Corrections Chairman Jerry Madden in promoting the key prison and sentencing reforms that...

read more

Right on Crime

August 13, 2014

Filed Under:

ROC’s Pat Nolan on PBS Newshour: Debating Criminal Justice Reform

| August 13, 2014

Right on Crime's Pat Nolan appears on PBS Newshour to discuss criminal justice reform. From the website's description: The calls to address prison crowding and conditions have intensified as American inmate populations have grown. Jeffrey Brown gets debate on the shifting perceptions of the criminal justice system from Bill McCollum, former...

read more

Right on Crime

May 27, 2014

Filed Under:

FTR Radio interviews from ROC Leadership Summit

| May 27, 2014

Fingers Malloy with "From The Right" radio interviews attendees at the Right on Crime Leadership Summit. Ken Cuccinelli, Former Virginia Attorney General and Right on Crime signatory [audio:http://rightoncrime.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/KenCuccinelliRightOnCrime.mp3|titles=KenCuccinelliRightOnCrime] Congressman Jason Chaffetz, U.S. Rep...

read more

Judge Neil Gorsuch on Overcriminalization

| November 18, 2013

On Friday night, the Honorable Neil Gorsuch of the Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals delivered the Barbara K. Olson Memorial Lecture at the Federalist Society's National Lawyers Convention in Washington, DC. Judge Gorsuch assumed the federal bench in 2006, and his name is frequently mentioned as a potential Supreme Court nominee in a Republican presid...

read more

Right on Crime

June 21, 2013

Filed Under:

Watch Right On Crime signatory Grover Norquist discuss why he believes in our mission

| June 21, 2013

"The agenda of Right on Crime, its solid, its principled, its exactly where conservatives have been and ought to be in terms of combating crime, while minimizing the amount of abuse by government." ~Grover Norquist ...

read more

Right on Crime

June 19, 2013

Filed Under:

Richard Viguerie talks about Right on Crime

| June 19, 2013

In this video, conservative pioneer Richard Viguerie talks about why he is an active leader in the Right on Crime campaign....

read more

Grover Norquist talks about Right on Crime

| June 19, 2013

Watch our latest Right on Crime video. This one features Americans for Tax Reform's Grover Norquist talking about why he is a part of the Right on Crime campaign. Grover Norquist talks about Right on Crime...

read more

Signatory Grover Norquist on MSNBC’s The Daily Rundown

| April 30, 2013

Check out the video of Right on Crime signatory Grover Norquist on MSNBC's The Daily Rundown with Chuck Todd. Mr. Norquist does a great job explaining why conservatives are supporting criminal justice reform, and gives a nice shout out to TPPF and Right on Crime!...

read more

Right on Crime

April 11, 2013

Filed Under:

Asa Hutchinson talks about Right on Crime

| April 11, 2013

Watch this interesting TV interview of Asa Hutchinson, a leading Right on Crime signatory. He discusses why conservatives are supporting innovative and effective criminal justice policies that reduce crime, costs and recidivism. The interview aired on Canadian television....

read more

Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli supports our principles

| March 18, 2013

At the annual CPAC gathering in Washington last week, Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli sounded off on why the principles of the Right on Crime campaign are good public policy. Watch his speech by clicking here. As the blog ConservativeByte.com reported, "Conservatives should lead the campaign to changing the culture of corrections in ...

read more

Right on Crime

March 7, 2013

Filed Under:

Right on Crime minute video: Victim Conferencing

| March 7, 2013

Thanks to Will Franklin for putting together our latest Right on Crime minute video. This video shows the power of victim conferencing to restore victims, reduce recidivism and ensure that restitution is paid. Check out the video by clicking here:  RightOnCrimeVictimsConferencing...

read more

How Conservatives Think About Mass Incarceration

| January 21, 2013

This weekend, on Bloggingheads, economist Glenn Loury and political scientist Steven Teles had a conversation about Right On Crime and how conservatives think about mass incarceration: Professor Teles, who who co-authored this Washington Monthly article on the topic with David Dagan, says that conservatives are not exactly moderating th...

read more

Discussing Juvenile Justice with “Pure Politics” in Kentucky

| December 16, 2012

Last month, Right On Crime's Jeanette Moll traveled to Kentucky to present research on juvenile justice to stakeholders involved in reforming several aspects of the state juvenile system -- including how it handles status offenders. A task force in Kentucky is studying the issue, and it is looking for lessons from Texas's experience. While in Louis...

read more

U.S. Senate Hearing on the School-to-Prison Pipeline

| December 16, 2012

Earlier this week, the Senate Judiciary Committee's Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Human Rights held a hearing on "Ending the School to Prison Pipeline." The Washington Post covered the hearing here. Click here to watch the hearing in full....

read more

Putting “Corrections” Back in State Jails

| December 13, 2012

My Right On Crime colleague Jeanette Moll has been receiving considerable attention throughout Texas for her recent publication, Putting “Corrections” Back in State Jails. The state jails were first conceived as a place to treat low-level offenders that would be more effective—and less expensive—than prison. Moll argues, however, that the s...

read more

Conservative Leaders Support Right on Crime

Find out why conservative leaders like Newt Gingrich, Ed Meese, Grover Norquist, Rick Perry, Jeb Bush, Ralph Reed, Ken Cuccinelli, and many others have signed the Right on Crime Statement of Principles.

What Conservatives Are Saying About Criminal Justice Reform & Right on Crime

Learn why criminal justice reform is on the minds of prominent conservatives, elected officials and potential presidential candidates.

@RIGHTONCRIME FEED

Right on Crime is a national campaign to promote successful, conservative solutions on American criminal justice policy—reforming the system to ensure public safety, shrink government, and save taxpayers money. By sharing research and policy ideas and mobilizing strong conservative voices, we work to raise awareness of the growing support for effective reforms within the conservative movement. We are transforming the debate on criminal justice in America.

www.scriptsell.net