[Ed. – Sure, why not. It’s not like these kids have anyone who can actually speak for common sense or wisdom in handling their living arrangements. Throw unaccompanied girls in with biological males. What the hell.]
Nearly 60 House members demanded in a letter sent Monday to the Obama administration that it provide more information on when it will implement new rules to protect unaccompanied immigrant minors, particularly LGBT children and teenagers, who are in the government’s custody. …
The letter focuses on LGBT youth, who are often particularly vulnerable to abuse. It asks that the Office of Refugee Resettlement work specifically to ensure measures are in place to protect LGBT youth, including the placement of minors in housing consistent with their gender identity.
The letter also asks that members’ offices be immediately provided details in writing about when the interim rule will be published and how long it will take to be fully implemented.