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- Inmates will be moved to other corrections centers and halfway houses or possibly put on ankle monitoring, depending on the situation.
- Walker is now under fire from industry representatives and lawmakers who say the state is backtracking on payments it already owes and still must pay.
- The Central Council of Tlingit-Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska is doing something few tribal organizations do.
- Gov. Walker said he was taking responsibility for the cuts so lawmakers won't suffer at the polls. "Any excuses now – it’s just pure politics,” he said.