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View Diary: Jobs Bill Stalls - Legislation Allowing More Corporate Access To Prison Labor Passed (22 comments)

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  •  Yes - as demonstrated by legislation written (3+ / 0-)

    by these people, and passed by state and federal legislatures that has increased prison populations from 500,000 in 1980 to 2.3 million today,  This continues even as crime rates have remained relatively static for decades.

    The drug laws in particular has helped by sweeping "criminals" off the street with all skill sets, knowledge and experience - that have been put to use for prison industries.

    "Inmates should be reformed - not recycled"

    by Bob Sloan on Sun Jan 27, 2013 at 06:22:54 PM PST

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