‘Religious’ refugee resettlement contractor wants more refugee workers in North Carolina

Is there any connection between Obama wooing big businesses to get on board with his threat to go-it-alone on immigration and the spate of stories we are seeing about how much businesses love their refugee labor force?  I wonder. First we note this must-read article at Politico about the Obama Administration working to expand its … Continue reading ‘Religious’ refugee resettlement contractor wants more refugee workers in North Carolina

Report from North Carolina gives us inside look at refugee resettlement there

Your tax dollars! North Carolina is one of the country’s leading refugee resettlement states (and one of its leading illegal alien-populated states), here. Also, in 2010, refugee contractors were criticized and shut-down by the State Department for poor handling of the large refugee load being placed there.  Here is the third of three posts in … Continue reading Report from North Carolina gives us inside look at refugee resettlement there

Today’s State Department refugee testimony comes to you from North Carolina

But before we get to it, be sure to visit VDARE where Paul Nachman has penned an excellent piece urging readers there  to send in testimony by close of business tomorrow, May 8th.  He has some information from years before I followed this program that I found very enlightening. I think you will too.  Mr. … Continue reading Today’s State Department refugee testimony comes to you from North Carolina

Updating North Carolina Myrick story: Charlotte Islamic leader tied to terror-funding group

You gotta laugh!  Yesterday I told you about how Rep. Sue Myrick was persuaded to hold a public meeting with Muslim constituents in Charlotte and at least according to the Charlotte Observer, it didn’t go well for her.   I suggested she had been politically out-maneuvered.   Now the Islamic leader who apparently was responsible for … Continue reading Updating North Carolina Myrick story: Charlotte Islamic leader tied to terror-funding group

A chronology of desperation for refugees (and the community) in North Carolina (Part III)

This is the third part in a series I began posting yesterday about refugees left in the lurch in Greensboro, NC and how the citizens of that community, concerned for the refugees’ welfare, have been calling for a breather in the resettlement process that is expected to soon bring another 800 refugees to Guilford Co.   … Continue reading A chronology of desperation for refugees (and the community) in North Carolina (Part III)

A chronology of desperation for refugees in North Carolina (Part II)

Please visit Part I of this post from yesterday, here.   In that report I introduced you to the controversy on-going in Greensboro, NC about how refugees are being left in the lurch by their resettlement agency, in this case Lutheran Family Services.*  The post focused on the plight of Iraqis who say they want to … Continue reading A chronology of desperation for refugees in North Carolina (Part II)

A chronology of desperation for refugees in North Carolina (Part 1)

Update January 11th:  Part II of desperation is here, Part III here. The refugee resettlement agencies will blame it on the recession and no doubt it plays a role, but the stories we are hearing about refugees suffering in Bowling Green, KY, Fort Wayne, IN, Pittsburgh, PA and now Greensboro, NC all have a familiar … Continue reading A chronology of desperation for refugees in North Carolina (Part 1)

North Carolina: Food Stamp Fraud Alert, and more!!

I just finished telling you about a Florida Food Stamp Scam and now here comes one from Greenville, North Carolina this past week.  This one is a whopper and goes way beyond Food Stamps.   Federal, State and local law enforcement called the investigation “Operation Inconvenience.”   Don’t you love their sense of humor! Greenville police shut down four … Continue reading North Carolina: Food Stamp Fraud Alert, and more!!