The Refugee Act of 1980 does permit a state to withdraw from the UN/US Refugee Admissions Program, but here is the catch: Back in 1984 Congress passed an amendment to the act that was then completely abused by the bureaucrats in the federal government who did not want to stop sending refugees to those states. … Continue reading No statutory authority underpinning refugee program in so-called Wilson-Fish states
Broadcast from Nashville, Tennessee, but can be heard on-line. We told you about the hunt for a brave governor willing to defend the Constitution here last Thursday. The hunt continues. States like Tennessee, Alabama, Kentucky and others, CAN stop refugee resettlement in their states. In case you haven’t seen the article, Breitbart reported last week, … Continue reading Important radio program tomorrow a.m. on Wilson-Fish states lawsuit!
In so-called Wilson-Fish states the federal refugee resettlement program completely leaves out state elected officials and is run exclusively between the feds and a non-profit resettlement contractor (Volag). That means that Catholic Charities among others is choosing who comes to your state/how many, and thus who you will educate and otherwise care for with your … Continue reading Are you in a Wilson-Fish state?
Update June 1: More negative news—refugee charged with ripping off resettlement contractor and a whole lot more, here. Kentucky isn’t the largest of the refugee resettlement states but falls within the top 20 for the number of refugees it receives. In a recent 5 year period—2006-2011—Kentucky resettled 7,883 refugees making it the 17th largest resettlement … Continue reading Kentucky, a Wilson-Fish state, has had its share of negative refugee news
Editors note: One of the primary purposes of RRW is to educate readers about how the complex Refugee Resettlement program of the US State Department and the US Department of Health and Human Services (Office of Refugee Resettlement) works. When you have some basic understanding of how it operates (and how it may have been … Continue reading What you need to know about Wilson-Fish