Issue: Racial & Criminal Justice

Principles supporting position:

Basis for federal government role in the issue:

The Constitution Preamble sets forth a federal duty to “establish Justice”; 5th Amendment to Constitution: “No person deprived of life, liberty, or property, without due process of law....”; 14th Amendment to Constitution: “...nor shall any State deny to any person within its jurisdiction the equal protection of the laws”

Principle Based Position


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