Texas becomes first state to refuse refugees

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Texas Gov. Greg Abbott said on Friday that the state will not accept any refugees this year, AP reports. Why it matters: Abbott is the first governor to take President Trump up on his executive order allowing state and local governments to block refugee resettlements.

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