State of the Union Spending Programs
Mr. Towey talked via telephone about faith-based initiatives, focusing on the proposal to help reintroduce former prisoners into… read more
Mr. Towey talked via telephone about faith-based initiatives, focusing on the proposal to help reintroduce former prisoners into society. Mr. Medina talked via video link from New York City about the president’s proposal for $300 million for programs to help ex-offenders adjust to life in communities. A former offender himself, Mr. Medina discussed his reasons for founding Exodus, the problems of ex-offenders, and the mission of his organization. He responded to audience telephone calls, faxes, and electronic mail. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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- Julio Medina Founder and Director Exodus Transitional Community
- H. "Jim" James Towey Director White House->Office of Faith-Based and Community Initiatives
- Peter Slen Host C-SPAN
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