Immigration officials were given money for medical care and food for migrants. They spent it on ATVs, dirt bikes, and boats instead.

The Customs and Border Protection agency spent funds meant for humanitarian assistance on items like ATVs and dirt bikes, a Government Accountability Office report said. Congress allocated some $112 million for “consumables and medical care,” and the GAO determined that many of CBP’s expenditures didn’t meet that criteria. CBP acknowledged that it charged some of its expenses incorrectly and said it was taking action immediately. Congress’ funding last year came amid an unprecedented surge in asylum-seekers, which outpaced CBP’s ability to detain them and resulted in deplorable conditions and even deaths in Border Patrol stations. Visit Business Insider’s

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