Alabama Plans To Spend More Federal COVID Relief Funds On Prisons Than Hospitals. Will Treasury Stop Them?

“State officials in Alabama are fixing to spend five times more COVID relief money on prison construction than on aid to hospitals and nursing homes,” said LaTonya A. Tate, the founder and CEO of the Alabama Justice Initiative.
“State officials in Alabama are fixing to spend five times more COVID relief money on prison construction than on aid to hospitals and nursing homes,” said LaTonya A. Tate, the founder and CEO of the Alabama Justice Initiative.