Then-Sen. Joe Biden during a press conference on Aug. 25, 1994, after the Senate voted to push the $30 billion crime bill. John Duricka / AP Photo

Biden Needs to Own Up to the 94 Crime Bill, Dems Need to Fix the Damage

At the second night of the Democratic presidential debate, on a stage where Joe Biden stood next to Bernie Sanders and Kamala Harris, the topic of criminal justice reform and the 1994 Crime Bill didn’t come up once. Not once. Here’s why that’s a problem.

Director of Federal Action and Racial Justice at Center for Popular Democracy/CPD Action.

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