In the News / December 2015

Barring Syrians could cost U.S. states funding for other refugees | Thomson Reuters

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Lavinia Limón of the U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants said blocking resettlement funding would cut resources to those who have recently arrived, including Iraqis admitted to the United States after supporting U.S. troops. Nearly a third of Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives have signed a letter calling on party leaders to ensure that a spending bill block federal funding to resettle refugees from Syria and nearby countries.

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