It's time to stop the jail-building boom

Dear Supporter,

It’s go-time for the California budget! Last Friday, Governor Jerry Brown released a revised state budget that divests $250 million from communities for jail construction, fortifies and expands the prison system, and fails to support urgently needed programs and services in the community.

Now we need to make sure the legislature rejects this irresponsible and harmful expenditure of critical tax dollars! 

Over the next few weeks, the legislature will work on producing its version of the budget, and they could vote on the jail construction funding as early as next Monday!

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