December 2018

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Read in Spanish Congress delays decision on border wall funding With a continuing resolution set to expire on December 22, it looks as though Congress will pass another short-term spending bill through February 8 with no additional funding for border walls. President Trump is still calling for $5 billion for additional walls (about 200 miles) but now says he may look to…

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Help us pass criminal justice reforms! President Donald Trump recently voiced his support for a bipartisan criminal justice bill, a revised First Step Act that would provide sentencing and prison reforms. The First Step Act would curb mandatory minimums for many low-level drug crimes, providing judges with more discretion over individual cases. The bill also aims to eliminate the…

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