Eggleston said 67 of the sentences commuted Wednesday were life sentences for drug crimes.
The cases mostly were related to drug dealing, not people caught smoking weed in their basements.
That acknowledges some type of business relationship between the two did exist, but whether or not that agreement is woth 0 million probably depends on how optimistic of a person you are.
This simple timeline is a presentation of popular and electoral voting data from all U. (Many thanks to for this useful and interesting historical data! The top row provides links to the Wikipedia articles for each specific election (simply click the link to view the article.) 2.
To add some systematic evidence to the perennial conversation, in 2014 we surveyed 162 members of the American Political Science Association’s Presidents & Executive Politics section and asked them to rate the U. Those presidents with a score of more than 50 are graphed below.
This list is similar to past lists, except that both Clinton and Eisenhower crack the top 10.
And the White House says there are many more reprieves to come.
“Today’s 214 grants of commutation also represent the most grants in a single day since at least 1900,” wrote White House lawyer Neil Eggleston on the White House website. I expect the president will continue to grant clemency in a historic and inspiring fashion.” Eggleston boasted that Obama already – with nearly six months left in office – has commuted the sentences of more convicts than all the presidents combined dating back to John F. The White House tweeted the announcement and the following chart Wednesday afternoon, stating: “BREAKING: @POTUS just commuted the sentences of 214 additional people, surpassing the past 9 presidents combined.” It’s not the only way Obama has worked to free convicts, with his Justice Department changing drug sentencing guidelines retroactively in 2014, freeing about 6,100 federal inmates.The third row provides election data as a single graphic file for each election.Simply click the graphic to be taken to the relevant Wikipedia article.In February of this year, The Washington Post published an article displaying the results of a survey conducted among 162 members of the American Political Science Association’s Presidents & Executive Politics section. The most highly ranked presidents contained many of the usual suspects.Although it has been celebrated officially since 1879, Presidents’ Day serves essentially two purposes: a patriotic excuse for retail discounts and an irresistible occasion to engage in armchair analysis of the nation’s presidents. Abraham Lincoln was rated the greatest president, with an average score of 95 out of 100, followed by George Washington and Franklin D. The rest in the top 10 were Teddy Roosevelt, Thomas Jefferson, Harry S. Eisenhower, Bill Clinton, Andrew Jackson and Woodrow Wilson.Jackie was well aware of John’s wandering eye, and responded by telling her to move in and marry him, and then she would have all the problems! When being interviewed since the affair, Exner described him as being “so reckless” .