Assembly Budget Committee Approved Controversial Jail Construction Funding

For Immediate Release – May 23, 2014 Contact: Emily Harris, Californians United for a Responsible Budget – 510-435-1176Sacramento – Yesterday, the Assembly Budget subcommittee on corrections voted unanimously to pass the Governor’s budget proposal to grant an additional $500 million in lease revenue bond financing to counties to expand their jails, with placeholder language that would give … Read more