President Barack Obama became the first president to visit a federal prison in July 2015 when he toured the El Reno Federal Correctional Institution in Oklahoma to promote criminal justice reform.
President Barack Obama became the first president to visit a federal prison in July 2015 when he toured the El Reno Federal Correctional Institution in Oklahoma to promote criminal justice reform. Evan Vucci Associated Press
President Barack Obama became the first president to visit a federal prison in July 2015 when he toured the El Reno Federal Correctional Institution in Oklahoma to promote criminal justice reform. Evan Vucci Associated Press
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Foon Rhee, an associate editor, joined the The Sacramento Bee’s editorial board in February 2010 after reporting and editing for newspapers in Massachusetts and North Carolina and keeping his opinions to himself. He graduated from Duke and went to graduate school during a fellowship at the University of Hawaii. Foon Rhee can be reached at frhee@sacbee.com or 916-321-1913. Twitter: @foonrhee.