Dear Congressperson,
I solved this puzzle - can you?

Run-On Sentences

November 25, 2015

Send it to Congress

According to a recent New York Times editorial, nearly half of this country’s 199,000 federal inmates are in prison as a result of the nation’s 56-Across.

As the clue for 56-Across explains: “It’s to blame for scores of lengthy jail sentences for low-level nonviolent offenders.”

Take a crack at solving this one, Congressman Hal Rogers (R-KY). You seem eager to boast about the thousands of nonviolent people you’ve helped incarcerate in your state and for those efforts you were given an “F” by an organization that favors fair and rational sentencing reform.

Solve the puzzle. Then click on one of the tabs below the grid to use Twitter or email and send the following message: “Dear Congressman Rogers, I solved this puzzle — can you?”

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