Without reforms that level the playing field between the public and private sectors, the cost of Illinois’ public sector workers will continue to damage the state’s labor market, economy and taxpayers.View Report
The state initiative has both saved taxpayer money and given offenders the opportunity to break the cycle of incarceration.
Illinois can save thousands per inmate by expanding cost-effective alternatives to prison for nonviolent offenders.
Alternatives to incarceration for nonviolent offenders
Adult Redeploy has already saved Illinois nearly $50 million. Expanding it would save millions more.