Hogan Criticizes Biden Administration's Handling Of AfghanistanGov. Larry Hogan on Sunday criticized the way the Biden administration has exited Afghanistan, calling the evacuation an "unmitigated disaster" during an appearance on CBS' "Face the Nation."
Refugee Services Looking For Volunteers & Donations As More Afghans Arrive In The AreaAs Taliban forces take greater control of Afghanistan, thousands have attempted to flee the country.
'I Think Afghans Deserve To Live In Peace' Area Doctor Born In Afghanistan Weighs In On CrisisThe images in Afghanistan shocked people around the world. When it became clear that the Taliban would take over large portions of the country, citizens rushed to the airport to try to leave.
"A Dire Humanitarian Crisis": Cardin And Van Hollen Lament Afghanistan SituationSen. Ben Cardin released a statement on Monday calling the Taliban takeover in Afghanistan "a dire humanitarian crisis" and urging President Biden to increase the quota for refugees who could relocate to America.
Feds Appeal Order Blocking Trump Refugee Settlement LimitA notice of appeal filed Tuesday by the Justice Department says it is asking the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals to review the Jan. 15 ruling by U.S. District Judge Peter Messitte in Maryland.
Federal Judge In Md. Agrees To Block Trump Order On Refugee ResettlementA federal judge agreed Wednesday to block the Trump administration from enforcing an executive order allowing state and local government officials to reject refugees from resettling in their jurisdictions.
Hogan, Young Say Refugees Will Be Welcome In Maryland, BaltimoreGov. Larry Hogan said refugees will continue to be welcomed in Maryland as long as they are legally allowed in the country.
US Says Crossing Is Full Before Caravan Tries To Seek AsylumNearly 200 migrants, many traveling with children, had decided to apply for protection at the nation's busiest border crossing.
Lesbian Couple Sues Feds For Thwarting Their Chance To Foster Refugee ChildrenThey say during an informational phone call they were told that same-sex couples are ineligible because they don't "mirror the Holy Family."
Justices Allow Strict Enforcement Of Trump Refugee BanThe Supreme Court is granting the Trump administration’s request to more strictly enforce its ban on refugees, at least until a federal appeals court weighs in.
Refugee Resettlement Agencies Brace For Funding LossRefugee resettlement organizations are bracing for significant funding cuts and possible layoffs over the coming months during President Donald Trump's temporary refugee ban.
Pugh: Refugee Order Doesn't Reflect 'America That I Know'Baltimore Mayor Catherine E. Pugh President Donald Trump refugee executive order "does not reflect the principles and core values of the America that I know."
Starbucks To Hire 10,000 Refugees Over Next 5 YearsStarbucks says it will hire 10,000 refugees over the next five years, a response to President Donald Trump's indefinite suspension of Syrian refugees and temporary travel bans that apply to six other Muslim-majority nations.
O'Malley: U.S. Can Do More To Help Syrian RefugeesDemocratic presidential candidate Martin O'Malley urged President Barack Obama to do more to help Syrian refugees, writing in a letter Tuesday that the U.S. needs to offer "more than a token increase."
Baltimore Prepares To Accept More Syrian RefugeesThe war in Syria is forcing millions to flee their homes, and the United States is working to accept 10,000 of the fleeing refugees over the next year.