Does Death Penalty Repeal Signal the Return of ‘Soft on Crime’ Democrats?
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Where is the line between “criminal justice reform” and being “for the criminal?” And are progressive Democrats about to cross it?

In New Hampshire, the Democratic-controlled legislature on Thursday repealed the state’s capital punishment law, overriding Republican Gov. Chris Sununu’s veto to kill the death penalty in the Granite State.  Their vote was celebrated by 2020 Democratic hopefuls like Mayor Pete Buttigieg, who said: “The death penalty as applied in America has always been a discriminatory practice.”

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