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FIRST STEP Act Will Prepare Prisoners to Leave Prison Better Than They Enter

Conservatives Praise Passage of Prison Reform Legislation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASECONTACT: David Safavian, 202-347-9388Alexandria, VA – May 22, 2018 - The American Conservative Union Foundation (ACUF) hailed...

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“Families Are the Key to Successful Reform,” Says ACU General Counsel

American Conservative Union Participates in White House Prison Reform Summit

CONTACT: Ian WaltersCommunications Director, 202.347.9388 David SafavianGeneral Counsel, 202.255.0775Washington DC – Last week, the Office of...

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January 11, 2018

ACU Chairman Matt Schlapp statement on today's meetings on Criminal Justice Reform

President Trump and his administration have already accomplished the most important part in this struggle to have more people reenter civil society...


ACU Applauds Reintroduction of Sentencing Reform in the Senate from Judiciary Chairman Chuck Grassley

ALEXANDRIA- Today, the American Conservative Union (ACU) cheered the reintroduction of Senate Judiciary Chairman Chuck Grassley’s legislation to...


This may be one reason so many federal prisoners end up back in jail

By: Michael Doyle WASHINGTONThree federal prisons in California and others nationwide appear to be falling short in preparing inmates for safe...


Stop the Highway Robbery - Pass the Due Process Act to Protect Americans’ Property Rights

Today Matt Schlapp, Chairman of the American Conservative Union (ACU), urged Congress to pass the Due Process Act (H.R. 5283) which will fix a broken...