Corrections Corporation of America

U.S. Army National Guardsmen scan the U.S.-Mexico border on June 22, 2011 in Nogales, Ariz. (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Prison Companies Generating Millions Of Dollars Locking Up Illegal Immigrants

The U.S. is locking up more illegal immigrants than ever, generating lucrative profits for the nation’s largest prison companies, and an Associated Press review shows the businesses have spent tens of millions of dollars lobbying lawmakers and contributing to campaigns.

CBS Tampa–08/02/2012

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