College of Law

A Conversation With Kevin Ring
President, Families Against Mandatory Minimums

Tuesday, April 17, 2018
Noon
room 1002


Kevin RingKevin Ring brings more than 20 years of conservative public policy, campaign, and issue advocacy experience to Families Against Mandatory Minimums (FAMM). He began his career in Washington, DC as a legislative aide on Capitol Hill where he actually drafted mandatory minimum legislation. During his tenure, Ring served as counsel to the Senate Judiciary’s Constitution, Federalism, and Property Rights Subcommittee under the leadership of future U.S. Attorney General John Ashcroft. He later worked as a federal lobbyist and was convicted of public corruption charges as part of the Abramoff lobbying scandal. Ring served a 20-month prison sentence in 2014 and 2015 and became the president of FAMM in 2017. He will be speaking about the consequences of mandatory minimum sentencing laws and FAMM’s fight to eliminate them.

Free and open to all. Pizza will be served.

Last Updated: 4/6/18