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Private Prisons: The Biggest Lobbying Operation?

https://www.washingtonpost.com/posteverything/wp/2015/04/28/how-for-profit-prisons-have-become-the-biggest-lobby-no-one-is-talking-about/?fbclid=IwAR0e4TkAATIkA_ZG9XWr6QzWfU3t62ab7bNJkyy1IRYcaumd8ZsCNMCY10A&utm_term=.8ab7af856356

Several industries have become notorious for the millions they spend on influencing legislation and getting friendly candidates into office: Big Oil, Big Pharma and the gun lobby among them. But one has managed to quickly build influence with comparatively little scrutiny: Private prisons.