March 7, 2012 - 6:21pm
Federal Prisons Industries
“Under my bill, the Bureau of Prisons and Federal Prisons Industries can no longer thumb their noses at Congress and at our constituents whose jobs they are jeopardizing,” Senator McConnell said. “This measure will not only bring some much needed accountability and transparency to this Agency, but it will also help save Kentucky jobs and potentially the safety of those serving their country as federal corrections officers.”
Yesterday, we told readers of Senator Mitch McConnell’s valiant efforts to save the 400 jobs at Louisville’s Cardinal Aluminum Company.  Today, the Senate Republican Leader called on Congress to approve his new legislation – The Federal Prisons Accountability Act of 2012...