The House Just Voted to Make It a Lot Harder for Syrian Refugees to Enter the US

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The House Just Voted to Make It a Lot Harder for Syrian Refugees to Enter the US

"Responding to increased fears of terrorism in the United States following the Paris attacks, the House of Representatives passed a Republican-backed bill Thursday that would temporarily freeze Syrian and Iraqi refugees' entry into the United States and revamp the vetting process. The bill passed 289 to 137, with near-unanimous support from Republicans and 47 Democrats backing the measure."

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  • D'Amora, Delphine. "The House Just Voted to Make It a Lot Harder for Syrian Refugees to Enter the US", MotherJones, November 19, 2015.
  • Frontiers/Borders
  • Migration management
  • Mobility/Immobility
  • Refugee
  • Securitization
  • Security dispositive