Gun Violence Prevention

June 23, 2020: Oppose Senate GOP JUSTICE Act

Posted on June 23, 2020 at 12:00 AM

The Woman’s National Democratic Club co-signed a letter to all US Senators in firm opposition to the Senate GOP JUSTICE Act (S.3985). This bill falls short of the comprehensive reform needed to address the current policing crisis in the country and achieve meaningful law enforcement accountability. The current protests in our cities are a response not only to the unjust policing of Black people, but also a call for action to public officials to exact bold, comprehensive, and structural change. Read the full letter from The Leadership Conference

Call the Capital Switchboard at 202-224-3121 and tell your Senators NO on S.3985. Passing the Senate GOP’s JUSTICE Act would mean that NO reform has occurred to combat police misconduct and to protect Black lives.

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