Tag: Refugees

Biden Keeps Trump’s Refugee Cap

President Joe Biden has kept in place a cap on refugees put into place by former President Trump. According to The Washington Free Beacon: WASHINGTON (Reuters)—President Joe Biden signed an order on Friday to keep the U.S. refugee cap at a historically low 15,000, a senior administration official said, opting against a plan he had

Trump Proposes Capping Refugee Admissions at Historic Low

President Trump has proposed reducing refugee admissions for 2021 by 3,000 which would move the total to 15,000, a historic low. According to The Hill: President Trump is proposing that only 15,000 refugees be allowed to resettle in the U.S. in the next fiscal year, marking an historic low of admission for some of the world’s