Trump’s New Travel Ban Still Targets Muslims, Say Michigan Democrats
Trump’s new travel ban still targets Muslims, say Michigan Democrats
A group of Democratic members of Congress from Michigan on Monday criticized President Donald Trump’s new executive order banning travel from six countries — one fewer than the previous version — arguing that it still discriminates against Muslims.
Trump’s previous order halted travel from: Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen, while the new order removed Iraq from the list, but temporarily shuts down America’s entire refugee program.
The new order specifies that current visa holders will not be affected and it removed language that would give priority to religious minorities, according to the Associated Press.
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