Tag Archives: U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants

Local News
July 14, 2016

Refugee resettlement myths dispelled

By Stephen Seitz RUTLAND — A number of unfounded beliefs about Syrian refugees have made their way into the discussion over whether to allow 20-30 families to relocate to Rutland….

June 23, 2016

Deliberate surprise is undemocratic

Dear Editor, The majority of the citizens who I hear oppose the refugee relocation program for Rutland are afraid to speak up or be branded “phobes” and bigots . ….