CONGRESSMAN JIM SENSENBRENNER - PROUDLY SERVING WISCONSIN‘S 5TH DISTRICT

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  • Congressman Jim Sensenbrenner Introduces Civil Asset Forfeiture Reform Legislation

    Press Releases and Statements

    May 19, 2016 - WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Jim Sensenbrenner (R-Wis.) introduced the Deterring Undue Enforcement by Protecting Rights of Citizens from Excessive Searches and Seizures (DUE PROCESS) Act, which would enact meaningful reforms to the federal civil asset forfeiture process. The DUE PROCESS Act... Read More

  • Lawmakers Introduce Bill Making it Harder for Police to Take Innocent Americans’ Property

    Jim In the News

    May 19, 2016 - For the last few years, opponents of civil forfeiture have been calling on Congress to make it more difficult for law enforcement to take property, cash, and vehicles from innocent Americans through a process known as civil asset forfeiture. Now, a bipartisan coalition of lawmakers on Capitol Hill i... Read More

  • Sensenbrenner Bill to Combat Heroin and Opioid Addiction Passes Overwhelmingly in the House of Representatives

    Press Releases and Statements

    May 12, 2016 - WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the U.S. House of Representatives overwhelmingly passed H.R. 5046, the Comprehensive Opioid Abuse Reduction Act of 2016 (COARA), legislation introduced by Congressman Jim Sensenbrenner (R-Wis.). The bill creates a comprehensive opioid abuse reduction program at the Departme... Read More

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  • February 12, 2016

    A Victory for Judicial Redress

    Congress has taken major steps forward this week to continue rebuilding America’s bruised relationships with European allies while keeping lines of communications open between international law enforcement agencies. For many years, the United States and European Union have worked together to secure ... Read More

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