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Official: Admitting Syrian Refugees Enhances US Security

A senior Obama administration official told lawmakers on Capitol Hill Wednesday that accepting Syrian refugees into the United States actually increases U.S. security. In a clash with House Republicans at a Wednesday hearing over accepting Iraqi and Syrian refugees, U.S. Citizenship and Immigrations Services Director Leon Rodriguez delivered a strong defense of the Syrian Resettlement program. Rodriguez said he believes it boosts U.S national security to offer shelter to victims of...

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