Policies and Programs in Prison Industries

In the keynote address, Attorney General Reno described her experiences with prison industry programs during her career as a prosecutor in… read more

In the keynote address, Attorney General Reno described her experiences with prison industry programs during her career as a prosecutor in Florida, including impediments to effective programs. Rep. McCollum talked about the costs to society of prisoners returning to society with no marketable skills, the result of which is further criminal activity. He encouraged greater use of prison industry programs, including counseling and job placement, and spoke to the complaint of prisoners taking jobs away from the private sector. close

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Program ID:
105118-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 5, 1998
Last Aired:
Aug 12, 1998

Airing Details

  • May 05, 1998 | 7:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 06, 1998 | 4:37am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 08, 1998 | 3:26pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 09, 1998 | 6:09pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 11, 1998 | 1:46pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 12, 1998 | 3:31am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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