California’s skyrocketing prison budget

California leads the rest of the nation in prison spending with a skyrocketing prison budget, according to a report by PolitiFact. During Gov. Jerry Brown’s 16th and final State of the State Address, he lectured legislators on California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation’s  budget. CDCR’s spending budget has ballooned from around $40 million in 1970-71 … Continue reading California’s skyrocketing prison budget