"We have not built a single new prison, and we have no plans to build a new prison."
OK Vic..... I'm really hoping people are not as blind as Toews would like to believe. Claiming not to be building any new prisons is a stretch when substantial prison expansion is ongoing all over this country. (see Justin Piche's blog for some info on this http://tpcp-canada.blogspot.ca/2011/09/are-provinces-and-territories-ready-for.html)
Read the full article from which I pulled the above Toews quote on Market Watch.com here; http://www.marketwatch.com/story/harper-government-is-taking-action-to-help-victims-of-crime-2012-03-21