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Charity to Proceed With Resettling Syrian Refugees in Texas

The agency handling refugee resettlement in Dallas is going ahead with plans to receive two Syrian refugee families Friday, in defiance of a block on such action imposed three weeks ago by Texas Governor Greg Abbott. The stance by the International Rescue Committee follows Texas' filing of a federal lawsuit aimed at stopping further Syrian refugee resettlement in the state. In the lawsuit, filed Wednesday against U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and the New York-based IRC, Texas...

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