TITLE

Remarks at Rutgers University-Newark in Newark, New Jersey

PUB. DATE
November 2015
SOURCE
Daily Compilation of Presidential Documents;11/2/2015, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Government Documents
DOC. TYPE
Speech
ABSTRACT
The article presents the text of a 2015 speech delivered by U.S. President Barack Obama at Rutgers University in Newark, New Jersey. Topics include the efforts of his administration to reform the criminal justice system to be fairer and to be more effective, the number of Americans that are incarcerated, and the importance of giving prisoners a second chance to start taking college before their release. Also mentioned are ex-convict reintegration programs and sentencing requirements.
ACCESSION #
110843102

 

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