At $75,560, housing a prisoner in California now costs more than a year at Harvard

http://www.latimes.com/local/lanow/la-me-prison-costs-20170604-htmlstory.html The cost of imprisoning each of California’s 130,000 inmates is expected to reach a record $75,560 in the next year. That’s enough to cover the annual cost of attending Harvard University and still have plenty left over. Gov. Jerry Brown’s spending plan for the fiscal year that starts July 1 includes a record $11.4Continue reading “At $75,560, housing a prisoner in California now costs more than a year at Harvard”