TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Amelia Ferrell Knisely on Jun 17, 2016

WPLN reports U.S. Rep. Marsha Blackburn, R-Tennessee, is again calling for a temporary ban on the resettlement of Syrian refugees. Citing the Orlando shooting, Blackburn co-sponsored a measure with Tennessee Rep. Scott DesJarlais that would cut off all funding for resettlement until Congress has approved the Obama administration's plans.