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Archive for Thursday, November 19, 2015

Gov. Rick Scott- Syrian Refugees

This week,  Gov. Rick Scott  joined the governors of more than 20 other states in telling Congress that, in the wake of terror attacks on Paris, the United States should refuse to allow any more Syrian refugees to enter the country. According to Scott and his like-minded Govs, the fact that one of the terrorists who assailed Paris on Nov. 13 made his way into Europe by posing as a Syrian refugee is grounds to determine that any refugee from Syria is a potential threat. Theyve asked Congress to take immediate and aggressive action to stop the refugees from coming here. Florida, for the record, is supposed to receive about 425 families. States cant legally refuse refugees access once ...
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UCF Names New Athletics Director

The University of Central Florida named a new Athletics Director. The school announced the University of Buffalos Danny White will head the athletics department.
Published in Central Florida News

Homeless Families To Find Homes Quicker Under New Orange County Service

For some homeless families in Orange County, the transition from the streets into houses will be quicker than before. Orange County Commissioners approved a $1.5 million contract this afternoon for a rapid rehousing service. According to a recent report, rapid rehousing, or housing-first initiatives, are a more effective way to curb central Florida's chronic homelessness problem among families.
Published in Central Florida News