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Bruce Levell, the head of Trump’s diversity coalition and a likely candidate for Congress in suburban Atlanta, echoed the president’s argument that the measures would help prevent terrorism.
“For the last 8 years, radical liberals have weakened our borders, made deals with terrorist countries and jeopardized American security interests,” he said. “President Trump’s executive order is exactly what our nation needs to ensure that radical islamic terrorism finds no safe harbor on American soil.”
Meanwhile, most members of the state’s congressional delegation were mum on the refugee policy over the weekend, and requests for comment from many of them went unanswered.