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Obama admin says states lack authority to block refugees

via My Way News

WASHINGTON (AP) — Amid a growing political controversy, the Obama administration on Wednesday reminded state officials across the country that states do not have legal authority to refuse to accept Syrian refugees. 222 more words




Inspite of what Obama had to say as recently as a few days before the bombings in Paris ISIS is not contained – that is at least unless… 1,269 more words

The Politics of Syrian Refugees

“Give me your tired, your poor, Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free, The wretched refuse of your teeming shore. Send these, the homeless, tempest-tossed, to me: I lift my lamp beside the golden door.”

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See You In The Trenches

Governor Abbott gave a nice little tip of the hat to Texans yesterday, I even had to wipe a tear from my eye, when he declared no Syrian refugees would be allowed in Texas. 1,299 more words


Unpacking Secession

It doesn’t take very long talking about the Civil War with people or reading about it online before one encounters the argument that the southern states had a right to secede. 1,811 more words


Governor discusses state's rights issues with KSN

TOPEKA, Kansas – During KSN’s exclusive interview with Governor Sam Brownbac,  he addressed the issue of state’s rights.

Governor Brownback offered up some strong opinions on things like same-sex marriage, gun rights and Obamacare. 116 more words