NY mayor: Some migrant kids sent from border have bed bugs, lice
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New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (D) said on Wednesday that some of the 239 migrant children that were separated from their families and sent to his city have bed bugs and lice.
 
De Blasio said he just learned that the children were sent to Cayuga Centers in Harlem, which is contracted by the federal government to help undocumented minors. 

"How is it possible that none of us knew there were 239 kids right here in our own city?" de Blasio asked, according to a CNN report.

"How is the federal government holding back that information from the people of this city?" he added.

De Blasio went on to say that the Trump administration needs to “come clean” about that information so that unaccompanied minors coming to the city can get the help they need.
 
He added that some of the children who have arrived at the center bring with them bed bugs, lice, chicken pox and contagious diseases. 
 
The New York mayor said 350 migrant children have been sent to the center since the Trump administration implemented its “zero-tolerance” policy earlier this year.
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"And this is just one of the centers in New York City," de Blasio said, adding that he is unclear how many migrant children have been sent to the city.

Border agents reportedly separated 2,342 children from their parents as part of the Trump administration's "zero-tolerance" immigration policy.

President TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump: WHCA picking non-comedian for headliner a 'good first step' Five takeaways from Mississippi's Senate debate Watergate’s John Dean: Nixon would tell Trump 'he's going too far' MORE on Wednesday signed an executive order to end those separations.