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January 20, 2016
Why Is It So Difficult for Syrian Refugees to Get Into the U.S.?
Article | January 20, 2016 | New York Times

Of the 4.5 million people who have fled the Syrian war, only 2,647 have been taken in by the United States.
December 1, 2015
A bipartisan group of twenty of the nation’s top national security experts, former government officials, and former military leaders today sent a letter to each Member of Congress expressing their opposition to proposals that would effectively halt...
November 19, 2015
Two former Secretaries of the Department of Homeland Security -- Janet Napolitano (2009-2013) and Michael Chertoff (2005-2009) -- wrote to President Obama today about how we can welcome refugees while ensuring the safety and security of Americans....