Mike Ludwig of Truthout: Advocates fight to shut down youth prisons, arguing that no children should be incarcerated.
The legislation makes use of an act allowing lawmakers to pass a "resolution of disapproval" to nullify new regulations.
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Institute for Policy Studies Associate Fellow Sam Pizzigati co-edits Inequality.org. His most recent book is The Rich Don't Always Win: The Forgotten Triumph over Plutocracy that Created the American Middle Class, 1900-1970.