WHo pays for these jails you plan to build and who pays for more prisoners? The tax payers do. How does it add to the tax revenue?Here is a great solution to the whole problem. If they don't have jails to house the convicts then build more jails. This creates jobs both during the construction and operation. These additional jobs spark the economy and add to the tax revenue. Society gets the felons off the streets. Where's the down side?
“There's no place to house them if they're being adjudicated in federal court in Abingdon or Big Stone Gap.”
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