Friday, April 4, 2008

Letter by Virginia Martin On the Hudson Correctional Facility printed in Register-Star April 2, 2008


Congratulations to the HCF community. Now, let’s review the facts.

To the editor:

As a Democrat, I’m immensely relieved to learn that the Hudson Correctional Facility will not be closed. I’m delighted that the families of the correctional officers and the other staff that work there can breathe a deep, and overdue, sigh of relief.

Now, I think it’s necessary that another perspective about this ill-fated initiative, which had its roots as a good, fiscally conscious, taxpayer-friendly, cost-cutting mechanism that would save us all tax dollars, be laid out there for readers.
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