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-- The Joint Finance Committee will convene today to consider Gov. Tony Evers' proposals to boost funding for the Department of Corrections.
That plan includes:
*an increase of nearly $130 million for the department's overtime and overtime supplement funds.
*a $500,000 boost to the Windows to Work job services program.
*an increase of roughly $25 million for prison contract beds to place state inmates in county jails and federal facilities.
*$15 million in general fund-supported borrowing t...