Friday, October 31st, 2014

Promises about Criminal Justice on Scott-O-Meter

Pay competitive market-based salaries for corrections staff

Pay "competitive market-based salaries for corrections staff."

Use inmate labor to grow prison food

Use "inmate labor to grow prison food."

Use competitive bids on health care contracts in prisons

Competitively bid prison health-care contracts.

Reduce prisoner costs by $1 billion

"Paying competitive market-based salaries for corrections staff, utilizing inmate labor to grow prison food, and competitively bidding health care contracts resulting in public prison costs that are as low as private prisons, prisoner costs would be reduced by $1 billion."