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  Tennessee GOP leader: Round up Syrian refugees, remove from state
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Last EditedRP  Nov 19, 2015 02:14pm
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AuthorDave Boucher
MediaNewspaper - Tennessean (Nashville)
News DateThursday, November 19, 2015 02:40:00 PM UTC0:0
DescriptionA top Tennessee Republican lawmaker believes the time has come for the National Guard to round up any Syrian refugees who have recently settled in the state and to stop any additional Syrian refugees from entering Tennessee.

"We need to activate the Tennessee National Guard and stop them from coming in to the state by whatever means we can," said House GOP Caucus Chairman Glen Casada, R-Franklin, referencing

"I’m not worried about what a bureaucrat in D.C. or an unelected judge thinks. ... We need to gather (Syrian refugees) up and politely take them back to the ICE center and say, 'They’re not coming to Tennessee, they’re yours.' "
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