Bipartisan Coalition Urge DOJ to Reverse Cuts to Critical Halfway Houses and Other Programs that Reduce Recidivism

Cornyn, Bipartisan Coalition Urge DOJ to Reverse Cuts to Critical Halfway Houses and Other Programs that Reduce Recidivism  

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX), along with Senators Chuck Grassley (R-IA), Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI), Rob Portman (R-OH), Amy Klobuchar (D-MN), Al Franken (D-MN), Thom Tillis (R-NC), and Brian Schatz (D-HI), led a bipartisan letter expressing concern to leaders in the Department of Justice and the Federal Bureau of Prisons over the elimination of key programming in the Bureau of Prisons’ (BOP) revised Statement of Work (SOW). The Senators, all of whom strongly support efforts […]