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Ban the Box – One Year Later in Washington DC

As more cities and states join the movement to remove the box requiring people to disclose if they have any criminal convictions on their job application, Washington D.C. has hit the milestone of one year of the law “banning the box” being in Read More »

Ban the Box Campaign Comes to Oregon

From Lisa Loving of The Skanner Newspaper Published July 9, 2014   Portland activists from the Urban League, Oregon Action and the AFL-CIO are building a ballot measure campaign to eliminate job and housing discrimination against people with arrest and conviction histories by Read More »