May 7, 2019

Entrepreneurship education inspiring second chances

On December 21, 2018, the First Step Act was officially signed into law by President Trump. This legislatio...

May 7, 2019

How Koch lawyers help give second chances in Kansas

For attorneys at Koch companies, a passion for equal justice under the law transcends their daily jobs. That’s ...

May 3, 2019

Koch at Milken: Uniting for a better way forward on criminal justice reform

Amid the gridlock and partisanship in Washington, D.C., and beyond, at least one issue broke through the noise and ga...

April 17, 2019

Q&A with Jenny Kim: The Transformative Power of Second-Chance Hiring

For many former inmates, success upon re-entry means securing housing, maintaining a solid support system of family a...

April 15, 2019

Supporting research that helps break down barriers

Through its partnerships, Koch Industries is committed to identifying and breaking down barriers to opportunity for e...

April 8, 2019

Criminal justice reform: 7 things to know about the latest re-entry research

As many as 10,000 people are released from prisons each week across the United States, but their experiences can vary...

January 27, 2019

Businesses pledge the next step for criminal justice reform

About 95 percent of the people currently incarcerated across the United States will one day rejoin their communities....

December 20, 2018

5 things you should know about CJR (criminal justice reform)

This week, Congress passed and the president signed into law the FIRST STEP Act – designed to improve...

December 19, 2018

Holden: Koch ‘proud to play a role’ in criminal justice reform

Advancing policies that make people’s lives better, such as the criminal justice reform of the FIRST STEP Act, ...

November 15, 2018

Q&A: Koch’s Mark Holden boosts criminal justice reform at the White House

When it comes to fixing our country’s broken criminal justice system, there is no wrong time to act, and there ...

October 23, 2018

How criminal justice reform unites Koch with Alice Marie Johnson

Once incarcerated with a life sentence without the possibility of parole, recently released Alice Marie Johnson knows...

October 1, 2018

Tariff-ically troubling

Koch Industries’ Vision emphasizes virtuous cycles of mutual benefit. This is the opposite of the “I win,...

August 24, 2018

How Can Businesses and Communities Work Together on Criminal Justice?

By removing barriers to opportunity for the least advantaged, believing in individual liberty, and caring for communi...

August 22, 2018

Crowdsourcing a Better Criminal Justice System

From coast to coast, and throughout police departments, our courts, and our prisons and jails, there is no shortage o...

August 6, 2018

Koch’s Mark Holden on why our commitment to criminal justice reform is only growing

Koch Industries continues to advocate for reforms to the United States’ criminal justice system because the com...

August 2, 2018

How ‘right to try’ can save lives and give hope

Before he was diagnosed with ALS in 2015, Frank Mongiello had a successful career, a loving family, and good health. ...

July 26, 2018

Why you should care about free trade

Free trade. Fair trade. Trade wars. Tariffs. It’s all over the news. But why should you care? In this vide...

July 3, 2018

Koch at Aspen Ideas Festival: Transcending tribal identity to unify society

People today seem more divided than ever, over virtually everything. No matter the issue’s size or scope, peopl...

July 2, 2018

Focusing on the individual to strengthen criminal justice for all

Not only is criminal justice reform about improving sentencing guidelines and keeping communities safer; it also mean...

June 29, 2018

Koch at Aspen Ideas Festival: Top 5 criminal justice reform lessons

Rarely has an issue generated such an overwhelming consensus on all sides, but that is precisely what the dire need f...

May 10, 2018

Our bail system is broken; here’s how to fix it

Jails across the United States are filled with people accused of crimes but not convicted, locked up simply because t...

April 26, 2018

John Koufos knows a thing or two about second chances

Once a high-powered New Jersey attorney representing the likes of former gang members and accused violent offenders a...

March 8, 2018

Your Ad (Can't Go) Here

Trish Page, full-time artist, part-time Uber driver, made an early morning run to Chicago O’Hare International ...

January 18, 2018

Keep local marijuana laws from going up in smoke

In states across the country, from Alaska to California to Maine, citizens have spoken on marijuana. They have voted ...

January 12, 2018

Q&A: Koch’s Mark Holden Talks Criminal Justice Reform at the White House

Washington, D.C., is buzzing this week over renewed efforts to reform the United States’ criminal justice syste...