Mitch Daniels, Others Criticize President Trump’s Refugee Order
Mitch Daniels, others criticize President Trump’s refugee order
Mitch Daniels(Photo: H. Darr Beiser, USAT)
WASHINGTON — President Trump’s temporary immigration ban is facing growing opposition in Indiana.
The presidents of three Indiana universities called Sunday for a halt to the U.S. president’s temporary ban on accepting refugees and citizens from certain countries, joining Democratic lawmakers and protests in airports around the country, including in Indianapolis.
Purdue University President Mitch Daniels, the former Republican governor of Indiana who was President George W. Bush’s budget director, called the order a “bad idea, poorly implemented” and said he hopes it will be revoked and rethought.
“If the …