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Ignoring Anti-Refugee Rhetoric, Texans Rush to Help in Resettlement

Texasā€™ top elected officials have not exactly welcomed refugees over the past year. Attorney General Ken Paxton is suing the federal government ā€” thus far unsuccessfully ā€” to keep people fleeing war-ravaged Syria from settling here. Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller compared refugees to venomous rattlesnakes. And last week, Gov. Greg Abbott threatened to end state cooperation with the […]