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Urge Congress to Pass Sentencing Reform

REFLECT:

Over the past 40 years, the American prison population has grown by 500%. Over two million Americans are currently incarcerated, and a disproportionate number are people of color. The explosion in the prison population has resulted in overcrowding, poor treatment of prisoners, and staggering costs for the public.

ACT:

Send a letter to the representatives in your area and voice your opinion! It’s easy – enter your zip code and use the RAC’s sample letter. They will send the email to your representative for you!