TEXAS No.1 RESETTLEMENT STATE IN AMERICA

TEXAS No.1 RESETTLEMENT STATE IN AMERICA

The number one resettlement state in America is Texas (primer part I)

From Refugee Settlement Watch

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In Fiscal year 2014, Texas resettled 7,234 refugees.  However, that doesn’t tell the whole story because according to the Texas Dept. of State Health Services (an excellent source of information on refugees in Texas), the actual number of migrants legally being treated as refugees last year was really 12,800 (up 24% from the previous year!).

The website also tells you which counties got the most refugees.

The 12,800 includes refugees, asylees, parolees, special immigrant visa holders (these are Afghans and Iraqis), and victims of trafficking.

They hailed from 58 countries (therefore Texas taxpayers are on the hook for many expensive translators—gratis a Bill Clinton executive order—for all sorts of reasons—access to health care, school system

 

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