D.C.’s Crime Bill Is ‘a Balanced Approach’ 

On Wednesday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “The Andrea Mitchell Report,” Senate Majority Senator Dick Durbin (D-Illinois) said the District of Columbia’s penal code takes a “balanced approach” to crime. “There are many parts,” he said. Jumping to see if we can put them in the Illinois or federal base,” he said, it would be unwise for […]

D.C.’s Soft-on-Crime Law Splinters Democrats, Creating GOP Opportunity

A controversial anti-crime bill has been passed in the capital, but some Democrats are working with Republicans to block it, politically isolating President Joe Biden from other parties ahead of 2024. presents the Republican Party with an opportunity to Some Senate Democrats recently backed a bill that would block Washington, D.C.’s soft-on-crime laws, while others […]