The Way We See It: Arkansas Needs Prison Reforms Plus Funding

Posted: March 4, 2014 at 5 a.m.

It was good to see in print the other day a story on how Northwest Arkansas lawmakers generally support the idea of providing more money to a state prison system that's not getting the job done.

What’s The Point?

Arkansas lawmakers need to shift funding toward state prisons and paying county jails for housing state inmates, but reforms are necessary for a state that can’t afford a cell for every law-breaker.

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