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US Lawmakers Still Divided on Syrian Refugees

Debate over accepting Syrian refugees erupted anew on Capitol Hill Tuesday, with dueling news conferences offering sharply differing views on how to keep the nation safe and sustain American values.   Republican senator and presidential hopeful Ted Cruz unveiled legislative proposals to place a moratorium on refugees from Syria, to allow individual U.S. states to opt out of receiving refugees from Islamic State-controlled lands, and to revoke the citizenship of any American who goes...

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