Shelby, who sits on the Appropriations, is chairman of the subcommittee that watches over the Justice Department. He said the president is wrongfully using his pardon powers in ways that counter his own administration’s policy – which says commutations are for “non-violent” and “low-level” federal offenders.
Of the 200 sentences Obama’s commuted, fully 33 involve those with sentences tied to gun crimes, Shelby said.
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