Back From Break

Hey readers, It's been a while. I decided to take a break for the summer. I soon realized this would be a mistake because of all that has been going on in the political world. I kept trying to write about an update on politics for this blog but because its been so hectic it …

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America’s Incarceration Problem

In 2016, the American criminal justice system held more than 2.3 million people in 1,719 state prisons, 102, federal prisons, 942 juvenile correctional facilities, 3,283 local jails, and 79 Indian Country jailsĀ  according to the Prison Policy Initiative. America leads the world in the amount of people that are incarcerated. The only other country to …

State Lawmakers are Taking Full Advantage of the Chaos in D.C.

While President Trump has been blasting the media, confusing Americans with false claims and creating chaos with the federal government, state legislators have quietly been passing bills. I want to talk about state legislation in session and what they've been up to. This blog post and the next will be dedicated to two different bills …

What does Pro-Life Mean?

For the last few weeks, I've had friends post to Facebook and Twitter praising specifically, Republican's for their pro-life stance. After chatting with some of them I realized that what they think is pro-life is actually pro-birth. I'm not promoting the idea of abortion nor am I trying to argue for or against it. That's …