|North Dakota Rep. Ruth Anna Buffalo asked President Biden|
to free Leonard Peltier on Thursday. Photo by NCAI
President Fawn Sharp.
Democratic National Committee urges
Biden to grant clemency to Leonard Peltier
WASHINGTON -- A new push for President Biden to grant clemency to Leonard Peltier and release him from prison is underway.
North Dakota Rep. Ruth Anna Buffalo asked President Biden on Thursday to release Peltier."I asked him to please free Leonard Peltier. He's a political prisoner and from North Dakota, a member of the Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa," Rep. Buffalo said.