Private prisons have long been a topic of controversy in the U.S. A professor of sociology explains what they are and why they matter.
On Tuesday, the CNN host joined with more than 100 activists affiliated with REFORM and the D.C.-based Families Against Mandatory Minimums (FAMM) in the Capitol to explain how the probation system is broken and call on lawmakers to fix it.
"Continuing to criminalize adult personal marijuana use is a waste of limited law enforcement resources, it disproportionately impacts our minority communities and it does not make us safer," the Democrat said.
The Pennsylvania Public School Employees' Retirement System (PSERS) recently chose to invest $300 million into Platinum’s current round of investment.
No. 1: A key Republican hasn't closed the door on a red flag proposal.
How did we get to a point where private citizens need to carry firearms when they leave their homes? It's time to say enough is enough
For the first time, Gov. Tom Wolf said he supports legalizing marijuana for recreational use and called on the Legislature to "seriously debate" doing so.The Democrat's change of heart was the result of a...
The votes by the House Judiciary Committee marked the first legislative action on firearms after a summer dominated by mass shootings, including two in one August weekend that left 29 people dead.
Survivors are already making positive changes in their local communities and at the state and federal levels. We need to elevate those voices.
On Tuesday, the House Judiciary Committee will consider a package of 12 firearms or violence-related bills.