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

Press Release

Shannon Tracy

July 20, 2015

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Right on Crime Issues Statement of Support for Speaker Boehner and SAFE Justice Act

| July 20, 2015

Contact: Kevin McVicker For Immediate Release Shirley & Banister Public Affairs July 20, 2015 (703) 739-5920/(800) 536-5920 kmcvicker@sbpublicaffairs.com   Austin, TX – House Speaker John Boehner’s statement on criminal justice reform shows us that he has joined those who recognize that being Right ...

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Right on Crime

June 25, 2015

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Fair Sentencing and Fair Chances for the Justice System

| June 25, 2015

A new campaign launched by the Coalition for Public Safety is urging a better understanding of justice reform. This reform incorporates conservative principles such as cost-efficiency and well guarded public safety. The understanding needed in this is that the enormous expense occurred by the ever expanding criminal justice system could be mitigate...

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Right on Crime

March 11, 2015

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Former Texas Governor Rick Perry Joins Right on Crime Campaign

| March 11, 2015

  For Immediate Release: Austin, TX — Right on Crime today announced the addition of former Texas Governor Rick Perry to its growing list of prominent conservatives committed to public safety and cost-effective criminal justice reform as outlined in the Right on Crime Statement of Principles. Right on Crime is a national campaign of th...

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New Poll Shows Voters Strongly Support New Justice Reforms in Texas

| March 9, 2015

AUSTIN, Tx.—March 9, 2015—A new poll released today by Right on Crime, the nation’s leading conservative public policy campaign for criminal justice reform, shows voters strongly support criminal justice reforms in Texas. The poll conducted by Wilson Perkins Allen Opinion Research for the Texas Public Policy Foundation found that the vast maj...

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In State of the State Addresses, Conservative Governors Highlight Criminal Justice Reform

| March 3, 2015

This winter, Governors’ across the country are making their State of the State address, summing up past accomplishments and highlighting the priorities that they hold for their administrations. After the right grabbed election after election, there are many more states turning red. This means great things for criminal justice reform. Conservativ...

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Right on Crime

November 6, 2014

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Congratulating Governor-Elect Hutchinson, Other Conservative Criminal Justice Reformers on Their Victories

| November 6, 2014

AUSTIN, TX—In the wake of an historic election wave that brought so many Republican lawmakers to power throughout the country, Right on Crime—the nationally-recognized conservative criminal justice reform organization—congratulates the hundreds of conservative elected officials dedicated to reforming America’s criminal justice system for th...

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Right on Crime

May 27, 2014

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Right on Crime Leadership Summit 2014

| May 27, 2014

On May 20-21, Right on Crime hosted the first-ever Leadership Summit in Washington D.C., where prominent conservatives who are passionate about criminal justice gathered to discuss new and innovative methods for reforming the system. Click the links below and follow #ROCsummit on Twitter and Facebook to find out what went on during the conferen...

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Marc Levin

August 12, 2013

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Holder Announcement Follows String of Conservative Criminal Justice Reforms

| August 12, 2013

Texas and Other States have Reduced Crime AND Criminal Justice Spending Austin, TX—In response to U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder’s announcement on corrections reform, the conservative criminal justice reform movement Right on Crime, led by the nation’s leading conservatives, highlighted several examples where reform has been underway fo...

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Right on Crime

March 22, 2013

Right on Crime Campaign Applauds Unanimous Passage of Juvenile Justice Reforms in the Georgia Senate

| March 22, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 22, 2013 AUSTIN – Today, the Right on Crime campaign congratulated the Georgia Senate for unanimously passing a major juvenile justice reform bill. This legislation would enact comprehensive juvenile justice reforms recommended by the Governor's Special Council on Justice Reform. The reforms would refocus Geor...

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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.


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.