Biden issues first pardons and sentencing commutations of his presidency

U.S. president grants clemency to nearly 80 people charged with nonviolent crimes and unveils administration strategy to help formerly incarcerated people secure jobs

By: - April 26, 2022 12:04 pm
Joe Biden

President Joe Biden delivers remarks Feb. 18, 2022, in the Roosevelt Room at the White House. (Erin Scott/Official White House photo)

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Ariana Figueroa
Ariana Figueroa

Ariana covers the nation's capital for States Newsroom. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections and campaign finance.