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Response to Senator Tom Cotton’s false and misleading claims about the FIRST STEP Act Response to Senator Tom Cotton’s false and misleading claims about the FIRST STEP Act

Response to Senator Tom Cotton’s false and misleading claims about the FIRST STEP Act

In his latest media blitz attempting to derail a bipartisan breakthrough to improve the federal criminal justice system, U.S. Senator Tom Cotton made a series of false or misleading statements in an interview with Politico... Read more
Statement on President Trump’s Endorsement of the FIRST STEP Act Statement on President Trump’s Endorsement of the FIRST STEP Act

Statement on President Trump’s Endorsement of the FIRST STEP Act

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 14, 2018 #cut50 contact: Alex Gudich  | 415-240-2016 | alex@cut50.org Statement on President Trump’s Endorsement of the FIRST STEP Act Read more
Letter of Support for S. 2795 The FIRST STEP for Criminal Justice Reform Act Letter of Support for S. 2795 The FIRST STEP for Criminal Justice Reform Act

Letter of Support for S. 2795 The FIRST STEP for Criminal Justice Reform Act

436 14th St, Suite 920Oakland, CA 94612(415) 240-2016info@cut50.org November 13, 2018 Hon. Mitch McConnellMajority Leader Hon. John CornynHouse Majority Whip Hon. Charles SchumerHouse Minority Leader Hon. Richard DurbinSenate Democratic WhipRe: Support for S. 2795 The... Read more
Rolling Stone Exclusive: Kim Kardashian, Alyssa Milano, Van Jones Among 50+ Celebrities Lobbying for Prison Reform Legislation Rolling Stone Exclusive: Kim Kardashian, Alyssa Milano, Van Jones Among 50+ Celebrities Lobbying for Prison Reform Legislation

Rolling Stone Exclusive: Kim Kardashian, Alyssa Milano, Van Jones Among 50+ Celebrities Lobbying for Prison Reform Legislation

President Trump is expected to endorse a sweeping criminal justice reform bill called the First Step Act on Wednesday. It’s been a long time coming. Though the Trump administration hasn’t expressed much sympathy for criminals,... Read more

"Music, Criminal Justice, & Racial Equity" Panel from the Congressional Black Caucus

Coinciding with the beginning of the The Congressional Black Caucus's 48th legislative agenda, our co-founder Van Jones sat down with our friend Meek Mill, Dr. Michael Eric Dyson, and Congressman Hakeem Jeffries to discuss the intersection of art,... Read more
Mic.com Sits down with Kim Kardashian West and Van Jones Mic.com Sits down with Kim Kardashian West and Van Jones

Mic.com Sits down with Kim Kardashian West and Van Jones

In an exclusive interview with Mic.com, Co-Founder of #cut50 Van Jones and Kim Kardashian West discuss their White House meeting on criminal justice reform.  Read more
The Independent - Majority of US House women unite on bill protecting pregnant prisoners The Independent - Majority of US House women unite on bill protecting pregnant prisoners

The Independent - Majority of US House women unite on bill protecting pregnant prisoners

#cut50 is honored to support the Pregnant Women in Custody Act. We were excited to contribute to this article in which our Georgia Dignity Ambassador, Pamela Winn, shares her gut-wrenching story and her hope for... Read more
Introducing Our New Policy Associate Michael McCree Introducing Our New Policy Associate Michael McCree

Introducing Our New Policy Associate Michael McCree

This is an exciting week in the #cut50 offices, as we welcome a new team member – Michael Deegan-McCree – as our new Policy Associate! The Policy team leads our criminal justice reform legislative and campaign efforts... Read more
Statement On Today’s White House Meeting Statement On Today’s White House Meeting

Statement On Today’s White House Meeting

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 5, 2018 CONTACT: Alex Gudich | 415-240-2016 | alex@cut50.org #cut50’s Statement On Today’s White House Meeting Read more
Statement On Status of the FIRST STEP Act Statement On Status of the FIRST STEP Act

Statement On Status of the FIRST STEP Act

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 24, 2018CONTACT: Alex Gudich | 415-240-2016 | alex@cut50.org #cut50’s Statement On Status of the FIRST STEP Act Read more
 

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