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Breaking news! Reuters is reporting that President Trump will sign executive orders on refugees tomorrow

Posted by Ann Corcoran on January 24, 2017

Drudge is reporting the news with this banner headline tonight! If this is true, this is big!

Trump to Unleash Immigration Orders

Update Jan. 25th:  Be sure to see the latest this morning, here.

Reuters:

U.S. President Donald Trump is expected to sign several executive orders on Wednesday restricting immigration from Syria and six other Middle Eastern or African countries, according to several congressional aides and immigration experts briefed on the matter.

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In addition to Syria, Trump’s orders are expected to temporarily restrict access to the United States for most refugees. Another order will block visas from being issued to Iraq, Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan and Yemen, said the aides and experts, who asked not to be identified.

Trump’s restrictions on refugees are likely to include a multi-month ban on admissions from all countries until the State Department and the Department of Homeland Security can increase the intensity of the vetting process.

The Republican president was expected to sign the orders at the Washington headquarters of the Department of Homeland Security, whose responsibilities include immigration and border security.

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Anxiety has been building all day about whether President Trump was going to squish-out on doing anything serious about reining-in immigration.

I reported in my earlier post today that Wrapsnet has been down all weekend, but it is back up and we learned that a huge number of refugees have been admitted just since Inauguration day—990!  So, if this is accurate news, that Trump will pause the refugee program, it couldn’t come soon enough.

More tomorrow!

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22 Responses to “Breaking news! Reuters is reporting that President Trump will sign executive orders on refugees tomorrow”

  1. Thank God he is finally following through on some of his promises. I think that the wall is more symbolic than anything, and a deployment of combined forces would be much more effective, but at least this is a start. What I really like is the fact that Trump is doing something about the “sanctuary” cities, that are obstructing justice, in my opinion. I do think Trump is wise to take care of this issue first because any other measures will be ineffective if our own institutions shield them. If it were up to me, I would have the mayors of the cities facing charges for obstruction of justice, fraud, and being an accessory to a felony, and anything else I could think of. It would be a good idea to get tough with the churches that hide them, also.

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  2. Joseph Moran said

    This is a great day and this President seems to be doing more in the few days he has been in office than the previous three presidents combined with their tenure in office, you must be very happy I know I am. God bless you and thank you for all the work you’re doing. Joe Moran

    On Jan 24, 2017 7:59 PM, “Refugee Resettlement Watch” wrote:

    > Ann Corcoran posted: “Drudge is reporting the news with this banner > headline tonight! If this is true, this is big! Trump to Unleash > Immigration Orders Reuters: U.S. President Donald Trump is expected to sign > several executive orders on Wednesday restricting immigration fro” >

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  3. icthelite said

    CLIP: “said the aides and experts, who asked not to be identified.”
    When I read this in a news article I blow it off as an unverified rumor someone is wanting to get started. If it were true the people revealing it wouldn’t mind being quoted.

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  4. foxmuldar said

    Forget the vetting, make it permanent. Muslims are allowed and do lie when it helps to spread their evil ediology on us.

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  5. I think you needed to be patient. Your prior article made me a little upset with you. Trump is with us.

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    • Ann Corcoran said

      I don’t mind if you are upset with me. It is my job to keep pounding them (even if it makes people dislike me). LOL! I’m like the code pink of the refugee control movement, it’s a dirty job but someone has to do it!

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  6. Berger Von McDouble said

    Thank god, I am nearly in tears. It’s come too late to save my once peaceful hometown from being overrun and turned into Somalia, but perhaps there is hope for other small cities around the country.

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    • dotsword said

      Amen & Thank God (I nearly fell to my knees when I first heard the joyous news * * * but — Ditto, ditto, ditto . . .

      Maybe a miracle will occur & someone under Our new Pres’ wings will find a way to Deport the ones already here -they are horrible and they are destroying our neighborhoods and cities –quite Literally!! — I doubt anyone has even told POTUS about the numerous other problems & destruction they cause.

      Last, * * * THANK YOU AGAIN ANN!! * * * you deserve to take a few bows right now –to be honest, I’m still astonished we got this far –Incredible Warrior Woman!!

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  7. Theodore said

    Check out the last three sentences of this NY Times article. Do these numbers jive with your numbers?

    “Mr. Obama increased the overall number of refugees to be resettled in the United States to 85,000 and ordered that 10,000 of the slots be reserved for Syrians. He set the number of refugees to be resettled this [fiscal?] year at 110,000, more than double the 50,000 Mr. Trump is now considering. [Comment: Trump is actually considering 50k slots for FY2017?]

    “By the end of last month, more than 25,000 refugees had been resettled, according to State Department figures, meaning the plan Mr. Trump is considering would admit only 25,000 more by the end of September.”

    re: Trump to Order Mexican Border Wall and Curtail Immigration

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  8. Trump to make fiscal ’17 at 50k instead of obama 110K…
    http://www.wsj.com/articles/trump-to-take-executive-actions-on-immigration-1485302909?mod=e2tw

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  9. sidefxny said

    Sorry- here is the link: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-4154332/Trump-ban-immigrants-Syria-6-countries.html

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  10. sidefxny said

    Here is the link to the Daily Mail article.

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  11. Finally! This is HUGE! Can you imagine 1000 dirtbags since President Trump was sworn in!! How many are terrorists? Stop all immigration [looks like he is temporarily] and DEPORT millions! Send the Syrians and others back to help rebuild their country.

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    • dotsword said

      Obama Created a LOT of Sneaky back doors where they have not been & are NOT BEING counted as ‘refugees’. etc –especially when he & George Clooney were making the rounds at the mega UN mtg past Sept –students & sponsored workers [not being counted as refugee #’s, nor will Each of their Family reunification masses]

      I hope Our new POTUS will find ALL of the sneaky “Alternative” [that’s actually the 1st word of the Program Obama created to get around refugee label] –including all those secretive State Dept avenues.

      Nonetheless– I am celebrating today!!

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  12. Oh, Happy Day!

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  13. pcockroft said

    That is great.

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  14. sidefxny said

    Ann- you beat me to it- I was just going to send you the article. This is great news! Hard to believe we have a President who is not going to let us down and who will actually keep his promises. Can’t wait to watch him sign those orders. Hallelujah! #MAGA17

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  15. lehi48 said

    Finally good common sense news instead of BOs BS that there’s nothing that can be done except throw your arms up in the air. It’s not permanent liberals. It’s until 2 Agencies responsible for vetting can devise a process that will be tough instead if the joke we had in place.

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  16. HURRAH!!!!! shared to my pbublic fb with my added comments:

    YAE!!!!!!!!!!!!! THERE IS HOPE FOR FUTURE AMERICA!!!!!!!!!!!!! WAY TO GO PRESIDENT TRUMP!!!!!!!!!!

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  17. Tom Parson said

    Awesome!!!!

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  18. budfundi said

    As I said before, please be patient. Trump keeps his promises.

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  19. Whatever he does, and whenever he does it, I have confidence that our President will do exactly what he said he would do. We’re in good hands.

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