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Mike Fasano Florida Senator : Go_OD Guy::Against Priv8JailZ
Feb. 14 (Bloomberg) -- The Florida Senate today defeated a plan to move 14,500 inmates into private lockups, the second consecutive year that Republican leaders who support the measure came up short. The two largest prison contractors in the U.S., Nashville, Tennessee-based Corrections Corp. of America Inc. and Boca Raton, Florida-based Geo Group Inc., both expressed interest in bidding.
Boca Raton-based GEO Group would be among the for-profit companies to benefit if the state privatizes prisons. (Photo courtesy of GEO Group.) By Howard Goodman Florida Center for Investigative Reporting
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