Obama pardons 78, shortens sentence for 153 — most in a single day by any president

The White House says President Barack Obama has pardoned 78 people and shortened the sentence of 153 others convicted of federal crimes. It’s the most number of individual clemencies in a single day by any president.

Neil Eggleston, Obama’s White House counsel, says Obama has now pardoned a total of 148 people during his presidency and has shortened the sentences of 1,176 people, including 395 serving life sentences.

Full article: Obama pardons 78, shortens sentence for 153 — most in a single day by any president | abc11.com

A man’s gotta get his friends backs.

Especially if he wants to get some more votes behind the next Dem candidate.

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