All measures of crime in the 30 largest American cities — the overall crime rate, violent crime rate, and murder rate — are estimated to decline in 2017 according to a new year-end analysis. These findings directly undercut any claims of a nationwide crime wave.
In response to the first year of an administration marked by conflicts of interest and ethical lapses, today we released a package of solutions to tackle the most pressing gaps in the country’s federal ethics system.
Brennan Center Experts, including Liberty & National Security Program Co-Director Faiza Patel and Senior Counsel Michael W. Price, are available for interview on the case and Trump’s immigration policy.
Both a previous panel and the full Fifth Circuit bench have already declared that the law, originally passed in 2011, had the effect of discriminating against African American and Latino voters in the state.