Jeb Bush Urges Caution on Accepting Syrian Refugees

November 17, 2015 11:22 PM

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Jeb Bush Urges Caution on Accepting Syrian Refugees

FLORENCE, S.C. — On a swing through South Carolina on Tuesday, Jeb Bush waded into the debate over Syrian refugees that is roiling the nation after the terror attacks in Paris, saying he would take a cautious approach to accepting any refugees into the country.

Mr. Bush said that he supported a call by Speaker Paul D. Ryan to suspend a program to accept Syrian refugees, and that he also respected the right of governors to try to block refugees from coming into their states. (As of Monday, 25 Republican governors and one Democratic governor had promised to ...

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