Texas Is Resettling Almost 80 Percent Fewer Refugees

Refugees and those who assist them say the process for obtaining a visa to come to the U.S. has become much more difficult.

By Ashley LopezApril 17, 2018 9:30 am

From KUT:

Texas has resettled dramatically fewer refugees in the past year, figures from Refugee Services of Texas show.

The organization said 3,518 people were resettled between October 2016 and March 2017. Between October 2017 and March of this year, only 736 were resettled. That’s a 79 percent decrease.

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