GOP’s Amash: Sessions’s call for tougher sentences ‘unjust’
May 12, 2017
“Rep. Justin Amash (R-Mich.) criticized Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Friday for reversing Obama-era guidelines on criminal charges and sentencing. Sessions instructed federal prosecutors Friday to charge defendants with the most serious crime possible.
“‘Let’s pass criminal justice reform to put an end to this unjust, ineffective, and costly policy,’ Amash, one of the Trump administration’s most vocal GOP critics, wrote on Twitter.”