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Two very different perspectives on free college for felons

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Two very different perspectives on free college for felons Re Feb. 22 letter, “Cuomo’s college for prisoners a lousy idea”: James Maxfield laments that Cuomo is making a huge mistake with his proposal to allow inmates to earn college degrees while they’re in prison. He points out that, “Most of them are back in jail after serving their sentence.” Well, James, the whole point of Cuomo’s plan is that it will lower the recidivism rate ...

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jjhehir
February 25, 2014
12:10 p.m.

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When budgeting, priorities have to be considered; which is more important, funding the education of felons or funding the education of children?

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