Archive for April, 2014


April 21, 2014 show Bob kicks off this month's show by talking with Cara Smith, executive director of the Department of Corrections at the Cook County Sheriff's Office, about a legislative initiative from her office that takes an innovative approach to equipping inmates with construction skills to be used on rehabbing housing into transitional housing for the mentally ill. House Bill 4113 is a win-win: It provides inmates with a marketable skill for re-entry into society, and provides housing ...