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Republican Lawmakers Call on Obama to Halt Syrian Refugee Program

Returning to Capitol Hill Monday, many U.S. lawmakers said the political landscape has been altered by Friday’s terrorist attacks in Paris. "Paris changes everything,” said Republican House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul. McCaul sent a letter to President Barack Obama, asking him to halt the admission of Syrian refugees into the United States after one of the Paris attackers was found to have posed as a refugee. McCaul wrote: “In light of the terrorist...

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