Prisons Put New Limits on Inmate Visits to Stamp Out Drugs
Some prisons are rolling out new restrictions on inmates in an attempt to stem the flow of drugs. But critics say the policies may not be effective and unfairly target inmates and visitors while ignoring prison staff, who might also be to blame.Read More
A variety of local officials, from conservative sheriffs in Texas to a liberal county executive in New Jersey, are embracing a vigorous form of local immigration enforcement.Read More
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In mid-2016, total state tax revenue declined for only the second time since the end of the Great Recession.