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Republican governors vow to block Syrian refugees

Republican governors vow to block Syrian refugees

The Refugee Act of 1980 dictates that refugee resettlement within the United States is managed by the federal government

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Study finds more Mexicans leaving the US than coming

Study finds more Mexicans leaving the US than coming

Tougher border enforcement has reduced the number of Mexicans coming into the United States

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First officer to be tried in Gray case plans to testify

First officer to be tried in Gray case plans to testify

Porter is one of six officers charged in the death of Freddie Gray

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State Department Official Defending America’s Refugee Resettlement Program

State Department Official Defending America’s Refugee Resettlement Program

WASHINGTON (AP) – A State Department official is defending America’s refugee resettlement program – hours before a House vote on legislation that would raise new hurdles for Syrian and Iraqi refugees entering the United States. Assistant Secretary of State Anne Richard tells a House Judiciary Committee panel that refugees face intensive screening by several federal…

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