Monday, January 13, 2020

Texas Becomes First State to Reject Refugee Resettlement

The first of many where the people actually still have a voice.

Texas Becomes First State to Reject Refugee Resettlement

Lone Star state has taken 10% of all refugees in last decade

By: Charles Fain Lehman, WFB

Texas governor Greg Abbott (R.) on Friday told the State Department that his state will become the first in the nation to refuse federal refugee resettlement.

In a letter to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, Abbott wrote that in the wake of the border crisis that rocked the state in 2019, Texas lacks the state and private capacity to deal with even more demand on its humanitarian resources.

Read entire article here: https://gellerreport.com/2020/01/texas-becomes-first-state-to-reject-refugee-resettlement.html/

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