Private Prison Firms Expect To Profit Under Trump Orders

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Stocks for private prison companies have surged in the two weeks since President Trump signed  an executive order calling for expansion of immigrant detention facilities at or near the border with Mexico, specifically authorizing the use of private contractors “to construct, operate, or control facilities” in what is expected to be a substantial ramp-up of the massive detention system that thrived under the Obama administration, the Los Angeles Times Want to read more? Please subscribe to The Crime Report!