Prison Fix's Price Tag

Saskal, Rich
August 2006
Bond Buyer;8/4/2006, Vol. 358 Issue 32438, p39
Trade Publication
The article highlights the proposals of California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger to expand and revamp the state's overcrowded prison system. The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation has indicated that the proposals would call for the issuance of $5.7 billion in lease revenue bonds. The state's prison population has reached an all-time high of more than 171,000.


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