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White House Weighs Lowering Refugee Quota to Below 50000 - New York Times

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration is considering reducing the number of refugees admitted to the country over the next year to below 50,000, according to current and former government officials familiar with the discussions, the lowest number ...and more »

Supreme Court agrees with Trump administration, says some refugees can be barred for now - Washington Post

The Supreme Court agreed with the Trump administration Tuesday and put on hold a lower-court decision that would have allowed more refugees to enter the country. The court issued a one-paragraph statement granting the administration's request for a ...and more »

Justices Allow Refugee Ban While Case Proceeds - New York Times

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court on Tuesday temporarily allowed the Trump administration to stop some 24,000 refugees from entering the United States while the court considers broad challenges to the administration's revised travel ban. The court's ...and more »

Democrats ask Trump administration to consult on refugee decision - Reuters

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Two high-ranking Democrats in the U.S. Senate asked the Trump administration on Wednesday to provide information on any plans to cut refugee admissions to historically low levels, saying Congress had not yet been ...and more »

Supreme Court upholds Trump travel ban - Christian Science Monitor

Though the US Supreme Court justices will hear arguments on President Trump's ban on refugees from six majority Muslim countries in October, the court upheld the Trump administration's order to limit the number of refugees allowed into the country. A ...and more »

Supreme Court allows broad Trump refugee ban - AOL

WASHINGTON/SAN FRANCISCO, Sept 12 (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday allowed President Donald Trump to broadly implement a ban on refugees entering the country from around the world. The justices granted a request from the Trump ...and more »

Trump's travel ban expires in less than two weeks. Here's what could happen after that. - Washington Post

Department of Homeland Security officials plan soon to submit to the White House a report that is likely to shape the future of President Trump's entry ban, a key portion of which is set to expire Sept. 24, authorities said. The report is critical ...and more »

Supreme Court blocks new refugees under Trump travel ban - Los Angeles Times

The Supreme Court gave a short-term win to the Trump administration Tuesday, bolstering part of a travel ban that will allow the administration to block new refugees arriving from six majority-Muslim nations. In a brief order and with no dissents, the ...and more »

Supreme Court blocks lower court's ruling that lifted Trump travel ban - National Catholic Reporter

Protesters hold signs against President Donald Trump's limited travel ban that affects refugees and visitors from six Muslim-majority countries in late June in New York City. (CNS/Joe Penney, Reuters). Washington — The U.S. Supreme Court has ...and more »

Supreme Court: No expansion of travel ban's refugee exemptions - USA TODAY

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court handed President Trump a temporary victory Tuesday, blocking a lower court decision that would have greatly expanded the number of refugees exempted from his controversial travel ban. The high court is scheduled to hear ...and more »