Biden administration continues to ask federal workers to volunteer to place unaccompanied asylum-seeking children with sponsors, BuzzFeed News reports. Officials had previously sought volunteers among officials, but the report says the administration is appealing again as more children remain in unsafe Customs and Border Protection (CBP) facilities. beyond the legal limit.
BuzzFeed News reports this Kathleen McGettigan, director of the Office of Personnel Management (OPM), wrote in an internal email this week that the agency would “partner with the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), to support urgent efforts administration for the care and placement of unaccompanied children who entered the United States through the southern border. “