Trump calls on Senate to pass prison reform bill, which McConnell doesn’t want to bring to a vote – AOL News

President Donald Trump on Friday called on Congress to pass a bipartisan criminal justice reform bill — a piece of legislation that would reform prison sentencing by lowering mandatory minimum sentencing guidelines and offer training programs in prisons to try and lower recidivism rates.The bill has already passed the House, but Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has said there is not enough time in the lame-duck session to get through the Senate.

Source: Trump calls on Senate to pass prison reform bill, which McConnell doesn’t want to bring to a vote – AOL News

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