Blog, June 2021

Private Detention Facility Operators, Prison Contractors Receive PPP Loans

By Mellissa Chang
June 4, 2021
A new analysis by Good Jobs First has identified 22 companies involved in detention operations and prison contracting that received loans totaling more than $47 million from the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP). The companies include three that house ICE detainees, three prison transportation companies, 12 correctional health care providers, and four youth detention center operators.