TUE PM Update: Plan for Milwaukee juvenile facility draws bipartisan support, disagreement over details

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-- Lawmakers on both sides of the aisle today generally agreed moving forward with a plan to replace Wisconsin's troubled youth prison with a new facility in Milwaukee is good, but some from the area balked at plans to get there by revamping an existing DOC work-release facility.
During a Senate Judiciary and Public Safety Committee public hearing today, Dems voiced general support for a Republican-authored bill to fund a new $42 million juvenile prison in Milwaukee County. Lawmakers in recent months have said the effort is t...

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