Rep. Mike Simpson (R-ID) in position to reform refugee program (if he had a will to do it)

This is another in my series on Congress and the budget process as it relates to the UN/US State Department Refugee Admissions Program (RAP).  See Texas last week, 960 more words

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Weekly roundup for week ending October 21, 2016

Sorry, for the last couple of weeks, I have not been very good about keeping up with the weekly roundups of the top stories of the week. 530 more words

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Obama State Department is pouring refugees in at rate to admit 135,000 by September 2017

Just as we predicted, Obama’s State Department is admitting refugees at a rate not seen in decades. Are they trying to flood the zone before a possible Trump Administration takes the reins of government in January?  694 more words

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Over 1,000 Syrians seeded throughout America in last 3 weeks; 99% Muslim

Apparently there is no effort being made to resettle more persecuted Christians from Syria than Obama did last year.

1,069 Syrians have been spread around America in the first three weeks of FY2017. 229 more words

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Maryland: CAIR wants 14-year-old girl investigated in case of threatening note to Iraqi refugee family

Thanks to Wikileaks, we are becoming increasingly aware (more than ever before) of how the mainstream media presents ‘news’ in a way to push an agenda or oppose candidates they don’t like. 533 more words

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Federal Refugee contractor World Relief (Evangelicals!) has a new Prez

And, they must be sending out little press releases about him and the organization as fillers for small news outlets because I’ve seen several puff pieces like… 552 more words

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Catholic Charities' Refugee Resettlement Program

While Catholic Charities awaits final confirmation from the State Department on our status to be a site that offers refugee resettlement services, we were pleased to participate in an interview with the… 118 more words