Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Republicans,Big Donors, Chamber of Commerce About to Let in 75,000 Refugees

JS: For the past week the news that a new wave of refugees was being let into America has floated around many net sources. So far, there has been very little reaction. The best source on refugee
Activity is Ann Corcoran of the Refugee Resettlement Program. Below is her latest piece on the
Big boost of new refugees.

HuffPo: Refugee processing pipeline being restarted, contractors optimistic

Posted by Ann Corcoran on May 31, 2017

When I looked at this article (Huffington Post) more carefully, I see it only sends a garbled message about whether the refugee pipeline is being geared up to start seriously flowing again or is only trickling.

But, it does appear that the resettlement contractors are getting excited that it will flow with gusto soon since they are rehiring staff they let go shortly after Trump put out his first Executive Order.

I think the Trump team made a big mistake by placing the refugee moratorium (to assess the adequacy of our  security screening) and a reduction in the CEILING for refugee admissions in an Executive Order with the so-called travel ban for all those coming from the terror hot-spot countries.

It is my view, that Trump did not need an EO to slow the flow of refugees across the board!

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