Reporting on Criminal Justice
Where do Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton currently stand on issues such as police brutality and mass incarceration?
Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe has again restored the voting rights of about 13,000 felons after his previous attempt was blocked by the state’s Supreme Court.
Hillary Clinton on Friday condemned the deadly attack in Dallas that killed five police officers, while urging the public to engage in a deeper dialogue about race and gun violence
Louisiana in May became the first state to add police to the list when it passed “Blue Lives Matter” legislation.
Top senators revealed a bipartisan criminal justice reform bill on Thursday.
Reporting on Drug Abuse
The Obama administration has denied a bid by two Democratic governors to reconsider how it treats marijuana under federal drug control laws.
One major problem is accessing treatment when someone who needs it is ready to receive it.
Interactive Map | Drug Mortality Rate
Explore the interactive map below to investigate how drug mortality rate varies by area, using data from 2014. The map is produced by Patchwork Nation.
Which candidate do you think has the best policies on drug abuse?
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