The state is demanding to limit the number of refugees it accepts and receive additional security assurances, though a withdrawal from the program may not have much effect.
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Governor Greg Abbott warned the federal government his state will withdraw from its resettlement program, citing security fears.
If you’re ever looking for a dose of national common sense, look no further than the great state of Texas. They are what the rest of the United States secretly
Texas will quit the refugee resettlement program if the federal government does not meet the state’s demands on security, Gov. Greg Abbott (R) announced Wednesday in his latest attempt to keep Syrian refugees out of his state. Like ...