REFUGEE AGENCY: Defies Texas Order to Bar Syrians

Screen Shot 2015-12-01 at 10.15.12 AMThis is not going to sit well with Texas.

Traylor wrote that other refugee agencies in the state expressed willingness to cooperate with the Texas government to find alternative options for refugees from Syria, and he threatened legal action against the IRC if the group does not comply with the state’s demands, according to theLos Angeles Times.

“Failure by your organization to cooperate with the state of Texas as required by federal law may result in the termination of your contract with the state and other legal action,” Traylor wrote, asking the committee to respond by Nov. 30.

Read more: Talking Points Memo

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