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Following Pleas from Evangelical Groups, Tennessee Governor Agrees to Participate in Federal Refugee Resettlement Program

Following Pleas from Evangelical Groups, Tennessee Governor Agrees to Participate in Federal Refugee Resettlement Program

In a December 18 letter to U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, Tennessee’s Republican Gov. Bill Lee thanked the Trump Administration for a Sept. 26 executive order that would require consent from state governors before forcing a federal refugee settlement program on the state.