Liberals and Conservatives Agree: Fix America’s Criminal Justice System

Sometimes the astonishing happens. It has now.

“Only one issue in Washington right now could bring together the Koch brothers’ top lawyer, an environmental activist, the former head of the NRA and Sen. Al Franken.

“Criminal justice reform.”

The United States locks up a higher percentage of its citizens than any other nation on Earth. It’s time for a change.

Learn more at http://news.yahoo.com/unlikely-bedfellows-unite-on-criminal-justice-reform-230726294.html

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9 Responses to Liberals and Conservatives Agree: Fix America’s Criminal Justice System

  1. This is truly amazing. But right now the Criminal Justice System is CRIMINAL. It has to be fixed.

  2. Miley Spears says:

    This is a great sign! Too many people are locked up for stupid reasons. In Texas most people in jail and prison are there for drug crimes. Why not spend the money to help them instead of locking them up?

  3. Pet Girl says:

    Good! Maybe they’ll finally fix things

  4. Pope Hilde says:

    It certainly does need fixing. My hope is different sides working together will fix it.

  5. Christian Andy says:

    Pat Robertson said people who commit sins like smoke marijuana should get help by finding God. Putting them in prison will not cure them.

  6. Vernon Avaritt says:

    Amazing and Fantastic! The Dems and Reps agree on something. We really need prison reform as there are too many people being locked up for miniscule crimes. Good show!

  7. Rev. Bootie says:

    The problem is not enough people are locked up. Lock up all the legislators, police and guards, and let the rest of us do our own thing.

  8. Whether the above list of common positions seems modest or ambitious, the fact that we can all liberals and conservatives agree on them is very

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