Tag: refugee resettlement

immigration

EXCLUSIVE: Michele Bachmann: Immigration Must Be President Trump’s Top Priority

Breitbart News caught up with former Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-MN) at the Family Research Council Action’s Values Voter Summit in Washington, and she described her new role as part of a Christian ministry to the United Nations, and the role of Congress in blocking President Donald Trump’s America First agenda.

Donald Trump

‘Extreme Vetting’ Coming Soon for Green Card Seekers

President Donald Trump is following through on his promise to implement “extreme vetting” of foreign nationals seeking entry to the United States via Green Cards and the refugee resettlement program.

visas

Working-class Americans Back Trump Travel Ban, Poll Finds

Working-class Americans are the most supportive of President Donald Trump’s travel ban; which would temporarily halt refugee resettlement and immigration from Syria, Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, and Yemen.

Hundreds protest at a vigil for refugees on Monday, Jan. 30, 2017 in Dallas, Texas at Thanksgiving Plaza. (Rodger Mallison/Fort Worth Star-Telegram/TNS)

Texas Refugee Resettlement Rates Declining in 2017

The number of refugees being resettled in Texas during this fiscal year is down, but the state is still second to the California. The drop follows the change in policies of the new presidential administration and the halt in Texas’ participation in refugee resettlement.

Muslim

Refugee Arrivals Decline Sharply under Trump, Says Report

A new report reveals the number of refugees resettled monthly in 46 U.S. states declined sharply in Fiscal Year 2017. Refugee resettlement dropped abruptly following President Donald Trump’s January inauguration. The drop is most pronounced in Texas and California.

Somali Refugees AP

Second Round of Somalis Deported from U.S.

Immigration officials deported a second round of Somali illegal immigrants who had been living in the U.S. along with a few Kenyan foreign nationals.

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Report: Trump Deporting 4K Somali Migrants

An estimated 4,000 Somali migrants in the U.S. are expected to be deported by President Donald Trump’s Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agency.

twin falls

Refugees Admit Sex Attack on Disabled Girl in Idaho

Three refugee boys from Iraq and Sudan pleaded guilty to felony and misdemeanor charges on Apr. 4 after sexually brutalizing a five-year-old, developmentally disabled child in Twin Falls, Idaho in June while filming the attack.