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Gary Johnson, Who Will Never Be President, Would Be Good for Private Prisons

Despite the recent Department of Justice decision to end its use of all private prisons following a damning report regarding their safety, security, and oversight, Libertarian presidential nominee Gary Johnson will consider using these facilities if elected president, he told the Huffington Post. As governor of New Mexico, Johnson expanded the use of private prisons, citing savings he said were necessary for the state in the wake of a federal consent decree that required space restrictions after prison populations boomed.
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