Biden Raises Trump Refugee Cap After Delay Backlash


Hi Mike Rossi a reporting president Biden lifts the refugee cap after a backlash over delaying the move president Joe Biden will formally lift the nation's refugee cap to sixty two thousand five hundred this year the decision comes after Biden came under intense criticism for delaying a decision to lift the fifteen thousand refugee limit instituted by president Donald Trump in a statement Biden said the new live it erases the historically low number set by the previous administration however Biden called it a sad truth that the cap of sixty two thousand five hundred refugees will not be met by the end of the fiscal year in September Byton plans on setting the refugee cap at one hundred twenty five thousand for the twenty twenty two fiscal year Mike Rossi at Washington

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