Criminal Justice/Corrections

All of the following istuations contributed to the rapid increase in the number of imprisioned offenders after the 1970's EXCEPT:

A. The War on Drugs.
B. The "baby-boom"
C. Political inaction
D. Enactment of more stringent punishments.

My textbook mentions all of them, so I am confused.

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  1. I vote for C.

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