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Cory Booker

Today, Senator Rand Paul and I are coming together to introduce criminal justice reform legislation -- the REDEEM Act. The need for reform is urgent …

Cory Booker

America should not lead the globe in incarcerating the nonviolent. We should lead in empowering our citizens -- even those who have made mistakes -- …

Cory Booker

Our criminal justice system is broken & we need bipartisan solutions that will provide results instead of feed into a broken system.<br>Read more about …

Cory Booker

The REDEEM Act will give Americans convicted of nonviolent crimes a second chance at the American Dream after they've paid their dues: A fair shot to …

Cory Booker

The REDEEM Act will help both New Jerseyans and our country as a whole.<p>Read more about the REDEEM Act being proposed by Senator Rand Paul and myself …

Cory Booker

The #REDEEMAct will help both New Jerseyans and our country as a whole.<p>Read more about the #REDEEMAct being proposed by Senator Paul and myself here: …

Mass Incarceration in the US

The moral and political case for reforming the criminal justice system

There isn’t much room for optimism among progressives these days. The president’s avenues to legislative achievement in his final two years are narrow and seem mostly to lead to the right — toward a corporate tax reform in one instance, and a NAFTA-style trade deal with the Asia-Pacific region in …

Conservatives, liberals unite to cut prison population

It was a surprise dinner invitation that made Marc Mauer of the Sentencing Project realize he had new allies in his effort to end mandatory minimum prison sentences.<p>After years of working with liberal groups like the NAACP and Human Rights Watch, Mauer found himself dining at a conservative think …

Cory Booker And Rand Paul Team Up On Criminal Justice Reform

WASHINGTON -- Sens. Cory Booker (D-N.J.) and Rand Paul (R-Ky.) are set to introduce legislation Tuesday that aims to break the cycle of incarceration for nonviolent offenders.<p>The REDEEM Act takes aim at policies that affect both children and adults. Among its main provisions, the bill …

The first Star Trek LCARS watch face hits Android Wear

That didn’t take too long: Star Trek fans with Android Wear(s goog) smartwatches can already download and install a free watchface based on the …

Gmail For iOS Gets Full Support For Background Refresh

Google today released version 3.0 of Gmail for iOS, which finally includes full support for iOS 7’s background app refresh. This means Gmail can now download your email in the background (even when it’s not open) and your inbox will be up to date whenever you launch the app.<p>Oddly enough, last …