At a Cenikor drug rehab in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, residents were given two days to find a place to live. Some became homeless.
As American life grinds to a halt, the immigration system – with agencies across two federal departments – has often continued with business as usual.
The new legislation comes in response to a Reveal investigation into widespread wage theft in senior care homes across the country.
“When they are a victim of a crime, they need to know we’re going to help. We’re not going to be an obstacle,” says one police leader.
New legislation and enforcement efforts are underway after Reveal’s investigation of exploitation in the industry.