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.

The Associated Press

‘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.