This "will impact eating habits, school lunch menus, and food stamp policies," and will lead to "poor health" for Americans.
The complaint calls for a reversal of Bright's reassignment as well as a full investigation into his charges of cronyism at the department.
"We cannot continue to spend taxpayer dollars on the President’s manufactured crisis at the border, which is government-sanctioned child abuse."
Sendy Karina Ferrera Amaya has spent the three months since Liah was taken into U.S. custody trying to get her daughter released from foster care for unaccompanied immigrant children.
“It was never intended to be a foster care system with more than 10,000 children in custody at an immediate cost to the federal taxpayer of over $1 billion dollars per year.”