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This company is making millions from America's broken immigration system

Mar 09, 2017 - Washington Post Blogs

Nefi Flores had been in an immigration detention center in Tacoma, Wash., for three months when a fellow inmate told him there was a company that could help him get out.

Libre by Nexus was barely a year old. But by the time Flores heard of the company in June 2014, it had grown from a tiny operation in rural Virginia into a booming national business.

More than 350,000 undocumented immigrants were detained between Oct. 1, 2015, and Sept. 30, 2016 - a number that could rise this year...