On April 24, NACo and The Council of
State Governments (CSG) Justice Center are hosting a briefing for Congressional
staff on “The Second Chance Act: Supporting
Effective Prisoner Reentry.” The event
is co-hosted by Rep. Danny Davis (D-Ill.) and Sen. Rob Portman (R-Ohio). Speakers will discuss the critical support
that the Second Chance Act provides to state and local governments and
nonprofits working to implement or expand evidence-based reentry programs.
include: Denise O'Donnell, Director, Bureau of Justice Assistance; Art Wallenstein, Director, Montgomery
County (MD) Department of Correction and Rehabilitation; A.T. Wall, Director, Rhode Island Department of Corrections; Pam Rodriguez, President,
Treatment Alternatives for Safe Communities; Beth Skinner, Director, CSG and Jessica
Nickel, Government Relations, CSG.
briefing begins at 10:30 a.m. in room 2158 of the Rayburn House Office
Building. Please RSVP to Jeff Burdette
at firstname.lastname@example.org or 202.594.7931.
more information, click here.
Contact: Deborah Cox 202.942.4286