President Obama calls for 2nd chances after prison

On Monday, November 1 President Obama toured a drug rehab and met with former inmates in the city of Newark. The awareness generated by this visit brings light to the challenges Better People's clients face every day. 

One major challenge our clients face begins with employment applications (which typically ask a person to disclose their legal history). The President's attention to these issues highlights the need to "ban the box" - by creating policies and legislation to prohibit employers from requesting legal history disclosure on applications. 

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