House Passes Syrian Refugee Restrictions That Obama Would Veto

  • Ryan says measure would `pause' entry of refugees to U.S.
  • White House says refugees already undergo rigorous screening

House Passes Syrian Refugee Restriction by 289-137

The House voted to temporarily block refugees from Syria and Iraq from entering the U.S., a quick response to last week’s terrorist attacks in Paris and one that drew a veto threat from President Barack Obama.

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