Tuesday, August 8, 2017

RRW - CT Senator Blumenthal's history on Syrian Refugees: Vet them less! Speed things up! Give me more! More! More!

Posted by Ann Corcoran on August 8, 2017
Editor: This is a repost of a repost!  Since President Trump was ‘highlighting’ the storied career of Connecticut Senator Richard Blumenthal yesterday (so that Blumenthal today is all over the Leftwing cable news), I thought new readers might like to know more about the man.
Come to think of it, I haven’t heard Blumenthal lately asking for more Syrian refugees for Connecticut.
Here is my post from earlier this year, which is a repost itself from 2015:
Because he is all over the news today as the focal point in one more attack on President Donald Trump, I’m re-posting this story from 2015 so you know just who Senator Blumenthal is and why he must be pretty unhappy with Trump.
In 2015 Senator Blumenthal held a press conference with the director of CAIR Connecticut seeking to speed up Syrian refugees to America by reducing security screening requirements. 98% of Syrians entering the US are Muslims. ...