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Republicans policy on private prisons

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Should the government hire private companies to run prisons?

  Donor influenceYes

Republicans answer is based on the following data:

Donor influence

Answer: Yes

Reference: “"Since 1990, private prisons have given 73 percent of their total party-and-candidate contributions to Republicans."” ‐opensecrets.org

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Party’s support base

Republican Party Voters’ Answer: No, private prisons will sacrifice quality of care and rehabilitation services for profit

Importance: Less Important

Reference: Analysis of answers from 15,186 voters that identify as Republican.

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