Former national correspondent covering law enforcement, justice and their intersection with politics and policy Education: Ohio University, BS in journalism Wesley Lowery was a national correspondent covering law enforcement, justice and their intersection with politics and policy for The Washington Post. He previously covered Congress and national politics. In 2015, he was a lead reporter on the "Fatal Force" project awarded the Pulitzer Prize and George Polk award. He left The Post in February 2020. Honors & Awards:
Pulitzer Prize for national reporting, 2016
George Polk Award for national reporting, 2016
Emerging Journalist of the Year, National Association of Black Journalists, 2014
Professional Affiliations: National Association of Black Journalists, Ida B. Wells Society
Books by Wesley Lowery:
They Can't Kill Us All: Ferguson, Baltimore and a New Era in America's Racial Justice Movement
A striking rift has emerged between White House allies who worked to pass the First Step Act and the Justice Department officials now attempting to limit the number of inmates who might benefit from it.