Picking Apart The Assembly’s Youth Prisons Plan

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Heard On The Morning Show
Cooper Lake and Lincoln Hills
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The public gets a chance to weigh in Thursday on an Assembly proposal to close Lincoln Hills youth prison and open regional juvenile facilities around Wisconsin. WPR’s State Capitol Bureau Chief Shawn Johnson lays out the plan. Then, we get insight from the bill’s co-authors, Republican Joel Kleefisch and Democrat David Bowen.

Episode Credits

  • Kate Archer Kent Host
  • Bill Martens Producer
  • Shawn Johnson Guest
  • Joel Kleefisch Guest
  • Rep. David Bowen Guest