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Where Are The Children?

It was one week ago today that the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) missed the court-mandated deadline to reunite all immigrant children under the age of five with their parents.  858 more words

Political Commentary

Judge Blasts HHS Official's Warning Of Endangering Children As 'Cover' To Trump Admin In Key Immigration Case

(CNN) — A federal judge has blasted a declaration from a senior official at the Department of Health and Human Services who claimed that using a streamlined approach for reuniting children with their parents separated at the border could place the kids in danger. 712 more words

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Define "Generous" Please ...

My jaw literally (well, okay, figuratively) dropped to the floor this morning when I saw this headline:

HHS Secretary: Separating Immigrant Families Is ‘One of the Great Acts of American Generosity’ 728 more words

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HHS Now Estimates Under 3,000 Kids Separated From Parents In Government Custody

(CNN) — Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar now estimates that under 3,000 kids who may have been separated from their parents are in government custody — a figure far higher than his department released just nine days ago. 221 more words

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Undocumented Mother Begins Quest to Reunite With Children

Guatemalan Yeni Gonzalez crossed the border into the United States illegally and was separated from her children. VOA is following her quest to overcome legal barriers and get her kids back from distant detention centers. 465 more words

Crime Against Humanity

The administration’s blueprint to lower drug prices and reduce consumer costs is likely to be a complicated game of Risk

This article originally ran in the Deloitte Center for Health Solution’s Health Care Current. Click here to subscribe.

Remember the game of Risk? My older brother and his friends used to play it for days—much to my annoyance because I didn’t understand it and wasn’t allowed to play with them. 1,151 more words

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