KDBC CBS 4: Whistleblower says migrant children at Fort Bliss face depression, filthy conditions

Whistleblower says migrant children at Fort Bliss face depression, filthy conditions This article features Government Accountability Project and our clients Arthur Pearlstein and Lauren Reinhold and was originally published here. EL PASO, Texas (CBS4) — A whistleblower complaint that was presented to Congress on Wednesday stated that the migrant children housed at Fort Bliss faced filthy [...]

KVIA El Paso: More whistleblowers allege poor migrant child care at Fort Bliss

More whistleblowers allege poor migrant child care at Fort Bliss This article features Government Accountability Project and our clients Arthur Pearlstein and Lauren Reinhold and was originally published here. FORT BLISS, Texas — Two more whistleblowers have come forward alleging that migrant children who stayed at the Fort Bliss facility in El Paso received poor [...]

CNN: Whistleblowers allege poor conditions at Fort Bliss facility for migrant children

Whistleblowers allege poor conditions at Fort Bliss facility for migrant children This article features our clients Arthur Pearlstein and Lauren Reinhold and was originally published here. Two more whistleblowers have come forward alleging that migrant children who stayed at the Fort Bliss facility near El Paso, Texas, received poor care, according to a complaint obtained by CNN. [...]

BuzzFeed News: Detained Immigrant Children Didn’t Have Adequate Masks During A COVID Outbreak, Whistleblowers Allege

Detained Immigrant Children Didn't Have Adequate Masks During A COVID Outbreak, Whistleblowers Allege This article features our clients Arthur Pearlstein and Lauren Reinhold and was originally published here. Immigrant children housed at one of the Biden administration's largest emergency shelters were held in overcrowded conditions without adequate masks, resulting in widespread COVID-19 infections, according to [...]

The Hill: US used contractors with no childcare experience to run migrant facilities: whistleblowers

US used contractors with no childcare experience to run migrant facilities: whistleblowers This article features our clients Arthur Pearlstein and Lauren Reinhold and was originally published here. More federal employees are stepping forward to complain about treatment of unaccompanied minors at a facility in Fort Bliss, Texas, after the government allegedly contracted with several companies [...]

CBS News: Migrant children in U.S. tent camp faced depression and filthy conditions, whistleblowers say

Migrant children in U.S. tent camp faced depression and filthy conditions, whistleblowers say This article features our clients Arthur Pearlstein and Lauren Reinhold and was originally published here. Unaccompanied migrant children housed at a U.S. government tent camp inside the Fort Bliss Army base in Texas faced filthy conditions and lacked access to adequate mental [...]

Press Release: More Whistleblowers Step Forward with New Complaints of Gross Mismanagement, Waste and Abuses of Authority at the Fort Bliss Site for Unaccompanied Immigrant Children

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 28, 2021 More Whistleblowers Step Forward with New Complaints of Gross Mismanagement, Waste and Abuses of Authority at the Fort Bliss Site for Unaccompanied Immigrant Children WASHINGTON—Today, Government Accountability Project, filed its second complaint with federal oversight agencies detailing abuses at the Fort Bliss, Texas Emergency Intake Site (EIS) for [...]

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CGTN: Inside the Immigrant Detention Center: Blood and business, lives and lies

Inside the Immigrant Detention Center: Blood and business, lives and lies This article features our client Dawn Wooten and was originally published here. At the same time as the U.S. Department of State proudly ranked the country among the best performers (Tier 1) in its 2021 Trafficking in Persons Report, children at the Donna Immigration [...]

Whistleblower Network News: Two Whistleblowers Send Letter to Congress Alleging Mistreatment of Immigrant Children

Two Whistleblowers Send Letter to Congress Alleging Mistreatment of Immigrant Children This article features our clients Laurie Elkin and Justin Mulaire and was originally published here. On July 7, two whistleblowers sent a letter to Congress alleging “gross mismanagement and specific endangerment to public health and safety” at an Emergency Intake Site (EIS) in Texas. The EIS [...]

Common Dreams: Groups Demand Biden Administration End Child Detention at ‘Contaminated and Unsafe’ Fort Bliss

Groups Demand Biden Administration End Child Detention at 'Contaminated and Unsafe' Fort Bliss This article features our clients Laurie Elkin and Justin Mulaire and was originally published here. Environmental and immigrant rights advocates on Thursday sent a letter to the Biden administration urging an immediate end to the detention of children at Fort Bliss, a "contaminated [...]