WASHINGTON -- The secretary of housing and urban development, Henry B. Cisneros, has laid out plans to aggressively combat lending discrimination and insurance redlining.

Mr. Cisneros said on Wednesday he would create two new offices at HUD that focus exclusively on these issues.

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