ZERO “refugees.” One MILLION immigrants per year is enough.
Congress, fix the damn program!
We too were surprised when Secretary of State Pompeo announced a cap of 30,000 refugees to be admitted to the US in FY19 which begins in nine days.
Although as we have chronicled over the years, the State Department and Congress have played loosey-goosey with the required “consultation” between the branches over the refugee numbers for the coming year, Pompeo’s surprise announcement did seem premature.
(See my post of last year about what the process is supposed to entail, here.)
Judiciary Chairman Goodlatte to the Prez: We want to “consult” on refugee cap. So Bob, where is the hearing also required by law!
Now we see there is some waffling after a sanctimonious Judiciary Chairman Bob Goodlatte has called out the Administration for not “consulting” with them first.
Many legally-required consultations over the last ten years have been nothing-burgers where a few staffers from the State Department went to…
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