Meanwhile, 40 were being quarantined at the Border Patrol Chula Vista Station with active scabies and head lice. The facility will provide them with showers, laundry service and bedding. Another 10 people, mostly children, were taken to local hospitals with unknown illnesses.
And, for some reason, HHS doesn't want the congressman to see the facility:
A Health and Human Services official refused to allow a member of
Congress to enter a facility in his district where some of the
unaccompanied immigrant children are being housed.
Representative Jim Bridenstine (R., Okla.) was told he could schedule an appointment for July 21. ““What are they trying to hide?” Bridenstine said after the incident. ”Do
they not want the children to speak with Members of Congress? As a
Navy pilot, I have been involved in operations countering illicit human
trafficking. I would like to know to whom these children are being
I'd guess they're trying to hide
Just how fucked-up this mess is,
Just how much disease- bacterial, viral and parasites- are coming in, and
Just how many of the older 'children' have gang tattoos and such.