It Took A Jordanian Prince To Convince Mark Walker To Support Travel Ban…

Excerpt By: Washington Examiner. Written By: Philip Wegmann.

 

Mark Walker wasn’t in America when he made up his mind about Muslim refugees. The new chairman of the Republican Study Committee came to a conclusion while working at a crowded refugee camp in Jordan, just 15 clicks from the Syrian border.

As a former Baptist minister, Walker says his “heart went out to these people.” As a congressman, Walker explains his duty “is to protect the people of the United States.” And he tells the Washington Examiner that neither impulse runs contrary to the Trump administration’s immigration order.

Trending: SLOW DOWN: NC State Highway Patrol Commander Tells ‘Lazy’ Troopers to Write More Tickets

Two meetings informed the decision. The first was with officials from the U.S. State Department, who the North Carolina congressman says “pretty much guaranteed us that this vetting process had come a long way and was working much better.”

READ FULL ARTICLE HERE

Have a hot tip for First In Freedom Daily?

Got a hot news tip for us? Photos or video of a breaking story? Send your tips, photos and videos to tips@firstinfreedomdaily.com. All hot tips are immediately forwarded to FIFD Staff.

Have something to say? Send your own guest column or original reporting to submissions@firstinfreedomdaily.com.