Treasury Department Investigating DeSantis Illegal Immigrant Flights to Martha’s Vineyard

Article author: 
Jack Phillips
Article publisher: 
the Epoch Times
Article date: 
Wednesday, October 12, 2022
Article category: 
National Issues
Article Body: 


The Biden administration opened an investigation into Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis’s flight of illegal immigrants from the U.S.-Mexico border to Martha’s Vineyard, Massachusetts, last month.

The Treasury Department’s inspector general confirmed it is evaluating whether DeSantis allegedly misused COVID-19 relief funds to send the illegal aliens to the wealthy liberal hotspot, said Sen. Ed Markey (D-Mass.) on Wednesday.

A Treasury Department inspector general letter (pdf), dated Oct. 7 and posted by the senator’s office Wednesday, told Markey and other members of Congress that it will evaluate Florida’s COVID-19-related spending. . . .