Importing Constituents: Prisoners and Political Clout in Illinois

graphic showing that many Illinois residents are credited to downstate prisons

By Brett Blank and Peter Wagner
February 1, 2010

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    Policy Analyst Wendy Sawyer will be at the panel discussion of criminal justice reform in Massachusetts at the First Parish Unitarian Universalist of Arlington at 12:45-5pm.
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    Policy Analyst Wendy Sawyer will discuss PPI’s recent research as it relates to a community-wide reading of Orange is the New Black. 6:30-8 pm at Emily Williston Memorial Library, Easthampton, MA

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