Program Helps Inmates Earn GED, Saves Money

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Program Helps Inmates Earn GED, Saves Money

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A program that helps inmates at the Washoe County Correctional Facility obtain a GED is also reducing recidivism rates and saving taxpayer dollars. KUNR's Kate McGee has more.

A program that helps inmates at the Washoe County Correctional Facility obtain a GED is also reducing recidivism rates and saving taxpayer dollars.

KUNR's Kate McGee spoke with two female inmates taking the GED preparation class and hoping to turn their lives around.