Senators Rand Paul (R-Ky) and Cory Booker (D-NJ) appeared on MSNBC Wednesday afternoon to talk about their REDEEM Act, a bill that could potentially alter the criminal justice system. 176 more words
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After 24 years representing Connecticut in the Senate, Joe Lieberman left Washington in Jan. 2013 as a man without a party—a Democrat-turned-independent-turned-GOP-endorser.
Speaking to TIME 18 months later, Lieberman is content with his decision to quit the Senate, but still has doubts about Washington’s handling of domestic issues and global crises. 1,648 more words
On Tuesday, Senator Rand Paul (R-Ky) and Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ) appeared on PBS News Hour to talk about their REDEEM Act. The REDEEM Act looks to transform the criminal justice system, with specific attention put on how the current justice system negatively impacts young people around the country. 244 more words
On Monday, MSNBC’s Chris Matthews took a moment to praise Senator Rand Paul (R-Ky.), this time for Paul’s aggressive pursuit of improving relations between Republicans and African Americans. 309 more words
Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) spoke to the National Urban League Friday and outlined a platform that included sentencing and drug offense classification reform, restoration of voting rights for ex-felons and a host of other justice related issues. 492 more words