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California / Prisons #318477

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Oct 15, 1988
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) California Governor George Deukmejian reported backing bond issue to build new prisons. Report introduced.

(Los Angeles, California: Jerry Bowen) Dvt. of prison industry in California featured; scenes shown from town of Avenal. [Pharmacist Nicholas IVANS, ex-mayor Judge Tom FUNK - talk about small town's prison.] [In Los Angeles WOMAN - says we don't need another prison.] Support in small towns for prison as growth industry explained. [California department of corrections spokesperson Christine MAY - says communities want to be prison sites.] Avenal's growth noted. [MAN - says prison will be there from now on.] campaigns. by towns of Corcoran and Coalinga to get prisons noted. [Coalinga city manager Scott ROHLFS - comments.]

Bowen, Jerry;
Schieffer, Bob

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