Federal Prison

Why It’s Not ‘Soft On Crime’ to Support Criminal Justice Reform

Right on Crime | August 21, 2018
This article by former U.S. Attorney (UT) and Right on Crime signatory Brett Tolman was co-authored by Heritage Foundation’s John G. Malcolm and originally appeared in the Daily Signal August…

FIRST STEP Act is smart legislation — perfect for prison reform

Right on Crime | August 13, 2018
This article by Tim Head, executive director of the Faith & Freedom Coalition and a signatory to the Right on Crime Statement of Principles, originally appeared in The Hill…

First Step legislation will help people go from prison to paycheck

Right on Crime | July 31, 2018
This article by former Governor of Arkansas and Right on Crime signatory Mike Huckabee originally appeared in Des Moines Register July 31, 2018. Criminal justice reform is an issue…

Reducing the prison population is a bipartisan goal

Right on Crime | July 30, 2018
This article by Right on Crime signatory and co-founder of the Deason Criminal Justice Reform Center at Southern Methodist University Doug Deason originally appeared in Dallas Morning News July 28th 2018.…

A rare chance for Congress to bring real reform and make our communities safer

Right on Crime | June 20, 2018
This article by Ken Cuccinelli, former Virginia Attorney General and signatory to Right on Crime’s statement of principles, originally appeared in Fox News June 20th, 2018. The desire for…

Mitch McConnell has a chance to reduce the cycle of crime

Right on Crime | June 18, 2018
This article by Rebecca Hagelin, Right on Crime signatory and member of the Executive Committee of the Council for National Policy, originally appeared in Washington Times June 18th, 2018.…

Texas Conservative Leaders Urge Cruz and Cornyn to Support Prison Reform

Right on Crime | June 7, 2018
Austin, TX — Today, thirty prominent Texas conservative leaders sent a letter to Senators Ted Cruz and John Cornyn urging them to support the FIRST STEP Act, which would…

Texans Support the FIRST STEP Act

Right on Crime | June 7, 2018
June 7, 2018 Dear Senators Cornyn and Cruz: As Texans, we are getting pretty accustomed to our state leading the nation, whether it is in creating jobs, achieving energy…

America’s sheriffs should support the FIRST STEP Act

Currie Myers | June 7, 2018
This article by retired sheriff Currie Myers originally appeared in Real Clear Policy June 7th, 2018. The FIRST STEP Act (H.R. 5682) was passed by the House of Representatives…

Don’t kick the can down the road on prison reform — now is the time for change

Right on Crime | June 1, 2018
This article by Former New York City Police Commissioner and Right on Crime Signatory Bernard Kerik originally appeared in The Hill June 1st, 2018. Last week, as Washington focused…

A First Step for Prison Reform

Right on Crime | May 24, 2018
This article by Center for Urban Renewal and Education President and Right on Crime signatory Star Parker originally appeared in Town Hall May 23rd, 2018. Recently, I attended the…

Right on Crime Applauds House Passage of FIRST STEP Act

Right on Crime | May 22, 2018
Austin, TX — The U.S. House of Representatives today overwhelmingly passed the Formerly Incarcerated Reenter Society Transformed Safely Transitioning Every Person Act (H.R. 5682) by a vote of 360-59. …
Connect With Right on Crime
STAY Informed: