Budget Cuts Impact Virginia Correctional Facilities

Several Virginia correctional facilities will soon be shuttered in an attempt by the state to address a roughly $2.4 billion revenue shortfall.

Pennsylvania Correctional Budget Tops $2 Billion

The Pennsylvania Department of Corrections has requested more than $2 billion in funding for FY 2014-2015, up $77 million from Governor Tom Corbett’s last budget.

Ohio Increases Prison Spending, Decreases Recidivism

Increased staff and rehabilitative programs could soon be added to Ohio correctional facilities thanks to Gov. John Kasich’s mid-biennium budget.