Drudge Retort: The Other Side of the News
Sunday, February 17, 2019

Incarceration vs. education: America spends more on its prison system than it does on public schools – and California is the worst Most American states spend more on their prisons than they do on education - and California is the worst, investing $64,642 per prisoner compared to $11,495 per student - a $53,146 difference in spending priorities The reasons include an incarceration rate that has tripled over the past three decades, the higher cost of caring for people in prisons 24 hours a day, and the higher number of workers required to operate a prison New York, Connecticut, New Jersey and Rhode Island round out the top states spending more on prison

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Public schools do both to the detriment of the few willing to learn. Sending a child to a public school in a blue state is a form of child abuse.

#1 | Posted by visitor_ at 2019-02-18 10:38 AM | Reply

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