Prison cuts

Government
6:36 am
Thu December 6, 2012

Illinois House Declines To Act On Prison Cuts

Credit state of Illinois

Governor Pat Quinn is declaring victory after the Illinois House tacitly accepted his plan to close several Illinois prisons. Quinn has been working all year to close the adult prisons in Tamms and Dwight, and the youth prisons in Joliet and Murphysboro.

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