Congress Should Repeal the Ban on Pell Grants

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Twenty-five years ago, the Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act of 1994 banned incarcerated students from accessing Pell Grants and essentially gutted higher education opportunities in prison. The federal Pell Grant program provides need-based grants to low-income undergraduate students
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Don’t Let the Trump Administration Roll Back Criminal Justice Reform

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The Trump administration wants to force federal job applicants to divulge information on their participation in programs that help people avoid prison. Don't let that happen.
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FACT SHEET: Ten Ways the New Congress Can Act for Young People

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As the 116th Congress works to frame their priorities for the next two years, members must center young people in their policy proposals and legislation. This fact sheet is based on Generation Progress’ 2019 report, which you can read in
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