Blackburn and Hagerty cite Memphis violence in call for federal funding to fight violent crime

By , Daily Memphian Updated: September 15, 2022 6:35 AM CT | Published: September 14, 2022 5:02 PM CT

The proposed “Restoring Law and Order Act” would include federal grant programs for more police and detectives focused on violent crime as well as a General Accounting Office examination of delays in processing rape kits.

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Marsha Blackburn Bill Hagerty violent crime Mick Wright

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