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The Obama administration is trying to help 12,000 prisoners get college degrees

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The Obama administration announced millions of dollars of new investments in college grants and job training programs for people in prisons on Friday, in an attempt to reduce recidivism rates while criminal justice reform legislation is stalled in Congress. The biggest move is a $30 million expansion of Pell Grants—which fund college education—for prisoners around …