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Rutland Syrian refugee resettlement: We’re in a holding pattern
Local News
July 12, 2017

Rutland Syrian refugee resettlement: We’re in a holding pattern

By Alan Keays, VTDigger

Rutland City leaders say the status of the Syrian refugee resettlement initiative in Rutland is uncertain following a recent U.S. Supreme Court ruling.

President Donald Trump issued an executive order in January calling for a 120 day halt to the resettlement…

Local News
April 19, 2017

More Syrian refugee families to arrive in Rutland

By Alan J. Keays, VTDigger

Four more Syrian refugee families are set to come to Rutland by the end of September. They will join two other Syrian refugee families who arrived in the city at the beginning of the year, before President Donald Trump issued…