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ACU Stands with President Trump, Congressional Republicans, and Law Enforcement to Support the FIRST STEP ACT

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, November 14, 2018 Washington, DC – The American Conservative Union’s (ACU) general counsel, David Safavian, issued the following statement today about the important criminal justice reform legislation known as the First Step Act: “Ninety-five percent of

Time to Pass First Step Act

Originally Published by: The Hill By: Adam Brandon The Senate, led by Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.), has a prime opportunity to change its reputation and pass a landmark piece of conservative legislation. It arises on the issue of criminal

“Fraternal Order of Police Partners with President Trump on Criminal Justice Reform”

Statement of Support Issued by Chuck Canterbury- National President of the Fraternal Order of Police Originally Published By: Fraternal Order of Police Chuck Canterbury, National President of the Fraternal Order of Police, announced his support today for legislation developed by

Press Release: All Women Deserve to be Treated with Human Dignity; Even Those Who Are Pregnant Behind Bars

Alexandria, VA - The American Conservative Union(“ACU”)Foundation commendsthe work ofReps. Mia Love (R-UT) and Karen Bass (D-CA) forauthoring H.R. 6805, theProtecting the Health and Wellness of Babies and Pregnant Women in Custody Act.

ACUF’s David Safavian Awards Oklahoma Sen. Greg Treat with the Charles W. Colson Legacy Award for Leadership in Criminal Justice Policy

Alexandria, VA – May 23, 2018 – The American Conservative Union Foundation (ACUF) recognized Oklahoma Senator Greg Treat (R-47th) for his work on criminal justice reform efforts in the Oklahoma legislature. Treat is the majority floor leader in the Oklahoma

Conservatives Praise Passage of Prison Reform Legislation

FIRST STEP Act Will Prepare Prisoners to Leave Prison Better Than They Enter Alexandria, VA – May 22, 2018 – The American Conservative Union Foundation (ACUF) hailed today’s passage of the FIRST STEP Act, H.R. 5682, a major reform of