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Official Who Oversaw Migrant Children Shelters Switching Jobs

Nov. 19, 2018, 10:15 PM

The head of the government office charged with sheltering children who were separated from their parents after being brought into the U.S. is leaving that post to work with religious groups, the Health and Human Services Department said.

Scott Lloyd, who headed the HHS Office of Refugee Resettlement, moved Monday to become a senior adviser in the agency’s Center for Faith and Opportunity Initiatives, the department said in a statement. In his role at the resettlement office, Lloyd had been the public face of the HHS part in the Trump administration’s “zero tolerance” policy that led to children being separated...

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