Employing Empathy: Unlocking America’s Potential through Criminal Justice Reform

The passage of the First Step Act in 2018, driven by bipartisan cooperation, marked a significant milestone in criminal justice reform. Texas, a state with a large inmate population, is implementing innovative incarceration alternatives that have not only reduced crime but also saved billions of taxpayer dollars. This progress signifies a shifting tide in America’s […]

Jacksonville Leader Pushes for First Step Act in Washington, D.C.

Operation New Hope CEO & Founder, Kevin Gay, is in Washington, D.C. this week meeting with legislators and other First Step Act (S. 2795) supporters in an effort to see the bill get passed before the session ends next month. The bill has benefited from wide support on both sides of the aisle, as well […]