Alabama Corrections

Alabama Legislative Budget Hearings

Agencies ask for funding increases.

The yearly process of Alabama Agency heads going before the joint House/Senate legislative budget committees is underway in Montgomery.   The biggest public safety agencies went before the joint committee today, both asking for increases. Corrections Commission Jeff Dunn pointed to a court ordered personnel assessment that called for an increase of between 1,800 and 2,000 new prison guards…but he…