Reforming the Police State, Stop Armed Traffic Stops!
Democratic lawmakers unveiled legislation on Monday to reform national law enforcement policies and create more accountability for police. The bill was introduced amid nationwide demonstrations protesting police brutality and demanding justice for George Floyd.
The bill, known as The Justice in Policing Act of 2020, was principally drafted by Black Caucus Chair, Rep. Karen Bass (D-CA), Sens. Cory Booker (D-NJ) and Kamala Harris (D-CA), and House Judiciary Committee Chair, Rep. Jerry Nadler (D-NY). It also has at least 200 co-sponsors in the House and Senate.Read More0