Understanding Wisconsin’s rising prison population problem

After a brief decline, Wisconsin’s prison inmate population has begun to grow again, raising the prospect of increasing costs for taxpayers and renewed pressures on state finances. Nonpartisan research and citizen education organization Wisconsin Taxpayers Alliance (WISTAX) lays out the issues in this brief.  >  Wisconsin Taxpayer Alliance

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  1. Wisconsin has the highest incarceration rate for people of color in the US, which has the highest incarceration rate in the world. Think about that.

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