Glint of a Stint in Clint

“‘I can’t tell you the number of times I would talk to agents and they would get teary-eyed,’ said one agent, a veteran of 13 years with Border Patrol who worked at Clint. Mary E. González, a Democratic state lawmaker who toured the Clint station last week, said that Border Patrol agents told her they had repeatedly warned their superiors about the overcrowded facility, but that federal officials had taken no action. ‘They said, ‘We were ringing the alarms, we were ringing the alarms, and nobody was listening to us.'”NYT: Hungry, Scared and Sick: Inside the Migrant Detention Center in Clint, Tex.

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