For years, health care in Arizona prisons has been insufficient, and even deadly.
Governor Doug Ducey could fix it, but he hasn’t.
In fact, when a federal judge found the Arizona Department of Corrections in contempt for violating a legal settlement and failing to improve prison health care conditions, Governor Ducey stood behind prisons director Charles Ryan.
Governor Ducey created a “second-chance” program to help people find jobs after prison. But if inadequate prison health care makes you unable to work, these second chances never materialize.
Tell Governor Ducey: Real Second Chances Start With Good Health.
Governor Doug Ducey