Texas officials are warning groups that help Syrian refugees settle in the state – help them and we may sue you and terminate your funding.
As Written By Lana Shadwick for Breitbart:
Texas Health and Human Services Commissioner Chris Traylor sent letters and admonished agencies in the state who help Syrian refugees while refusing to cooperate with Texas officials, saying, “I must ask that you fulfill your statutory duty to conduct your activities ‘in close cooperation and advance consultation’ with the State of Texas pursuant to section 1522 of Title 8 of the United States Code.”
Traylor noted that “Texas has a proven record of providing humanitarian assistance to refugees fleeing persecution. Texas accepts approximately 10 percent of all refugees resettled in the United States — more than any other State.”
Citing the applicable federal statute, the Commissioner added that “until recently the United States was unable to……