Dem senator, outraged at being denied entrance to child migrant shelter, ends up wearing egg facial

Dem senator, outraged at being denied entrance to child migrant shelter, ends up wearing egg facial
Bill Nelson (Image: Screen grab of MSNBC video)

[Ed. – Nice work there, Inspector Gadget.]

Earlier this week, Sen. Bill Nelson claimed there was a “cover-up” after he was denied entrance to a shelter for migrant children in Homestead, FL. …

Well, today the shelter opened its doors to reporters and we now have some hard statistics about who’s actually at the shelter. According to the Miami Herald, there are 70 children who were separated from their parents out of a total of 1179 kids. That means roughly 94% of the children at the shelter were taken into custody at the border as unaccompanied minors and just 6% were separated from their parents:

So the “cover-up” is that Trump administration is caring for kids after their parents sent them to the U.S. by themselves? Add this to the articles of impeachment!

As for how the kids are treated at the shelter, well, here’s a summary from Patricia Mazzei of the New York Times. In summary, no cages, schooling, calls home and the World Cup. …

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