Jeb Bush Plan To Add Prison Funds OK, Paper Says

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http://www.sptimes.com/2003/08/13/Opinion/Dollars_for_prison_en.shtml An emergency $60 million appropriation to help run Florida prisons is justified, the St. Petersburg Times says. In an editorial, the newspaper endorses Gov. Jeb Bush's proposal in a state where prisons took in more inmates in June than in any month in the past decade. The Times says that the state prison population is projected to reach 81,266 by year's end of the year. The paper notes that Bush seeks no new . . .

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