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Armed Mexicans Were Smuggled In to Guard Border Wall, Whistle-Blowers Say

In a complaint unsealed on Friday, whistle-blowers working on President Trump’s wall said that contractors were illegally bringing in Mexican guards to protect construction sites.
12 months ago|Washington, United States

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Armed Mexicans Were Smuggled In to Guard Border Wall, Whistleblowers Say

WASHINGTON -- Two whistleblowers have accused contractors building President Donald Trump's border wall of smuggling armed Mexican security teams into the United States to guard construction sites, even building an illegal dirt road to speed the operation, according to court documents unsealed by a federal judge on Friday.The two employees, who were both contracted to provide security at the sites, accused the company, Sullivan Land Services Co.…

12 months ago|Los Angeles, United States
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Armed Mexicans Were Smuggled In to Guard Border Wall, Whistle-Blowers Say

In a complaint unsealed on Friday, whistle-blowers working on President Trump’s wall said that contractors were illegally bringing in Mexican guards to protect construction sites.

12 months ago|New York, United States
HuffPost
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Contractors Smuggled Armed Mexican Nationals To Guard Trump's Border Wall: Complaint

The construction companies are also accused in a whistleblower complaint of intentionally overcharging the U.S. government for work on the wall.

12 months ago|United States
Raw Story
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Armed Mexicans smuggled into the US to guard Trump’s border wall: whistleblower

President Donald Trump’s much-hyped border wall is in yet another scandal. “Two whistle-blowers have accused contractors building President Trump’s border wall of smuggling armed Mexican security teams into the United States to guard construction sites, even building an illegal dirt road to speed the operation, according to court documents unsealed by a federal judge on […]

12 months ago|United States
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Contractors working on Trump's border wall illegally smuggled in armed Mexican guards to protect construction sites, whistleblower complaint says

The complaint accused two companies building the wall in San Diego of hiring "unvetted" Mexican guards and overcharging the government for their work.

12 months ago|United States
Daily Kos
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Whistleblowers say wall contractors smuggled in armed Mexican guards, overcharged for costs

Folks, where do we even start with this next one? We’ve all seen more than enough shocking reports and allegations out of this administration over the past several years, but every now and then there’s just something so fucking ridiculous, it’s like it doesn’t fully sink in. It’s like The Onion. But it’s not. It’s real life. This is one of those times.The New York Timesreports two whistleblowers allege that contractors building impeached preside…

12 months ago|United States
Alternet
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Companies hired to build Trump's border wall imported illegal armed guards: whistleblower

Two whistleblowers have revealed companies hired to build President Donald Trump's incomplete border wall broke laws while completing construction work for the project. According to NY Mag, the two whistleblowers — only identified as a former San Diego County deputy sheriff and an FBI agent on construction-security detail — have revealed some of the construction companies contracted to do the work for the wall actually failed properly screen the…

12 months ago|Washington, United States
Salon
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U.S. taxpayers funded a human trafficking operation to build Trump's border wall: whistleblowers

The scheme appears to invert Trump's broken campaign promise that Mexico will pay for the wall

12 months ago|S F, United States
MSN
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Armed Mexican guards brought across border to guard the border wall

Whistle-blowers have alleged two construction firms involved in the building of the U.S. border wall with Mexico illegally used Mexican security guards in the project.

12 months ago|United States
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Mexicans Were Illegally Smuggled Over the Border to Help Guard Trump’s Wall, Lawsuit Alleges

According to court documents reported by The New York Times, the contractors even built a dirt road to help armed guards make the illegal trip.

12 months ago|United States
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12 of these news sources are bias rated
10 lean LEFT
L 83%
 
 
HuffPost
Raw Story
Daily Kos
Alternet
Salon
The Daily Beast
Slate
New York Magazine
New York Times
Business Insider
Times of San Diego
The US Sun
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