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REWIRE: Abstinence Advocate, Previously Cited for Neglect of Duty, Tapped to Create HHS Strategies

June 29, 2018 News Article

Valerie Huber's appointment to develop the OASH strategic plan has health providers concerned for the future of the programs administered by the office.

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June 28, 2018 News Article

A nonprofit based in Oakland, California, called Upstream USA is on a mission to change the optics of LARCs. Since 2014, it has been running a $20 million initiative in Delaware to help get women over their fears by educating them about each birth-control method.

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NEW JERSEY GLOBE: 7th district poll shows Lance favorables at 44%, Trump at 46%

June 26, 2018 News Article

A poll in New Jersey’s 7th district conducted by the Global Strategy Group for Equity Forward shows Rep. Leonard Lance (R-Clinton) with a 44%-30% favorable/unfavorable rating and President Donald Trump narrowly at an upside-down 46%-50%.

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THE HILL: HHS sued for documents related to child separation policy

June 26, 2018 News Article

A government watchdog on Tuesday sued the Trump administration for documents related to migrant children being separated from their families at the U.S. border. 

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POLITICO PULSE: Azar faces Senate Finance on drug prices

June 26, 2018 News Article

Advocates seize on Azar testimony to protest Scott Lloyd's refugee work. Equity Forward this morning is launching full-page ads in the New York Times, POLITICO and Lloyd's hometown paper to ask why the director of the HHS refugee office has avoided public comments for more than two months.

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WASHINGTON POST HEALTH 202: HHS Secretary Alex Azar stars in liberal group's attack ads on migrant crisis

June 23, 2018 News Article

Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar is the subject of a new ad campaign focused on his role in the ongoing crisis surrounding the reunification of migrant children with their parents.

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WASHINGTON POST HEALTH 202: Meet the man in charge of the HHS agency overseeing migrant children

June 22, 2018 News Article

Scott Lloyd heads the federal agency that’s become central in the political maelstrom over the Trump administration’s now-reverted policy separating migrant children from their families at the southern border. Yet Lloyd has said nothing publicly about the matter.

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VICE: The Man Trump Put In Charge Of Separated Children Has Almost No Experience With Them

June 21, 2018 News Article

The Trump administration has so far separated more than 2,000 undocumented children, including infants and toddlers, from their parents at the border. And the man leading the department responsible for these kids’ health and safety has almost no experience working with refugees and migrants.

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MY SAN ANTONIO: Trump immigration policies endanger Texas Republicans ahead of midterm elections

June 20, 2018 News Article

San Antonio Republican Will Hurd was the first elected official to look inside the Trump administration’s new tent city in Tornillo for unaccompanied youths caught crossing the border illegally, and recognized the president’s immigration policy could cost him his job.

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ROLL CALL: Congressional Campaigns Weaponize Family Separation Policy

June 19, 2018 News Article

Candidates in both parties who are running in tight races want to weaponize the policy of separating child migrants from their parents at the U.S-Mexico border.

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