Government Cracks Down On 'Birth Tourism' In Southern Calif. By Nate Rott • Mar 4, 2015 TweetShareGoogle+Email Federal agents enter an upscale apartment complex, Tuesday in Irvine, Calif. Shortly after sunrise, federal agents swarmed the complex in the Orange County where authorities say a birth tourism business charged pregnant women $50,000 for lodging, food and transportation. The key draw for travelers is that the United States offers birthright citizenship. Jae C. Hong / AP Originally published on March 4, 2015 6:37 am Copyright 2015 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/. TweetShareGoogle+EmailView the discussion thread.