It's a very controversial idea, giving inmates in state prisons a college education, behind bars on your dime.
Many of you have shared your thoughts about the governor's proposal on social media.
Thursday night, we were expecting to hear how the Ontario County Board of Supervisors voted on a resolution, to oppose it. Unfortunately, the board did not vote.
But we did hear from one family who is strongly opposed to this plan, Because of a horrifying experience they endured.
The Semidey Family just doesn’t understand why the government would reward criminals.
“They are supposed to be in jail for a reason, you don't get rewarded for hurting somebody, especially a violent crime,” said Kathy Semidey.
Four years ago the unthinkable happened to the Semidey family. Kathy got a call about her son she will never forget.