Expungement reform gains overwhelming bipartisan support

by Bethany Blankley – Watchdog.org

While some of the first federal prison reform measures in decades were enacted under President Donald Trump early this year, the White House declared April 2019 as the “Second Chance Month,” highlighting several prison reform initiatives.

In Wisconsin, a Republican lawmaker is closer to achieving expungement reform to help former non-violent offenders transition from prison to civilian life, after receiving overwhelming bipartisan support in both legislative chambers.