Found it, Annie!
The Billion-Dollar, Secretive Business of Operating Shelters for Migrant Children
HARLINGEN, Tex. - The business of housing, transporting and watching over migrant children detained along the southwest…
Interesting read. Also heard an interview on NPR (might or might not be the same company featured). Groups like these are vital to the government, because hiring (and vetting, and training, and paying for) new government employees is impossible with no notice or planning. Customs & Border Patrol still hasn’t filled the 2,000 extra jobs authorized… in 2014. And Trump wants to add 5,000 more.
U.S. customs agency is so short-staffed, it's sending officers from airports to the Mexican border
While lawmakers this week argued over the merits of President Trump's $18 billion border wall and a potential…
And the contractors catch it from both sides of the public: the ones who don’t want them warehousing innocent kids — and the ones who don’t want “undocumented invaders” housed in their community. (Hey, we’re giving free toys to criminals? These young punks who are all gang members? How come MY kid doesn’t get free toys from the guv’mint?)