Hard road ahead for Gov. Tony Evers’ promise to slash Wisconsin prison population

By Izabela Zaluska Wisconsin Watch Gov. Tony Evers is considering enacting an obscure 30-year-old early release program and halting reincarceration of offenders for rule violations to reduce Wisconsin’s growing prison population. In an interview with Wisconsin Watch, Evers expressed optimism about his ability to accomplish a major campaign promise: to reduce by 50 percent the […]