Unfortunately, the elimination of incentives such as parole, good time credits and funding for college courses, means that fewer inmates participate in and excel in literacy, education, treatment and other development programs.
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I think we should worry about Social Security first and then tax cuts second.
Studies have shown that inmate participation in education, vocational and job training, prison work skills...
The promise of equal educational opportunity envisioned by the Brown decision remains unfulfilled.
And what is needed to prevent them from joining gangs was ample recreation for boys...
It is virtually impossible to compete in today's global economy without a college degree.
Mandatory minimums have been shown to be discriminatory and waste the taxpayers' money.
Obviously, there has to be a profound change in direction. Otherwise, interest on the national...
It is difficult to overstate the importance of the Civil Rights Act.
The first year of the Bush administration we used up all of the surplus and...
We can play politics, or we can reduce crime.
No one should be denied the opportunity to get an education and increase their earning...
Today, education is perhaps the most important function of state and local governments.
The most money we have ever been able to get appropriated for the juvenile justice...
There is nothing Federal about local volunteer fire departments.
We live in an information and knowledge-based economy.
If we increase spending, we have got to raise taxes or any combination.
Another example of the educational inequality is the current debate over publicly financed school vouchers...
In the Brown decision, the United States Supreme Court unanimously struck down the legal and...
The death penalty is discriminatory and does not do anything about crime.
One of the problems with even suggesting that purpose of a Federal law is for...