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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Salvatore Babones (@sbabones) is an associate fellow at the Institute for Policy Studies (IPS) in Washington, DC. His latest book is Sixteen for '16: A Progressive Agenda for a Better America, available now from Policy Press.