With Islamic terrorism on the rise in the United States and Western Europe,
it’s worth mentioning that the Obama administration issued
around 680,000 green cards to foreigners from Muslim countries during a
five-year period, according to data published
by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). The stats, the latest made
available by DHS, also show that the U.S. government admits more than
double the number of immigrants from Muslim nations than from the European
This disturbing information was circulated by the Senate Judiciary Committee’s
subcommittee on Immigration, which assesses that if there’s no change in the
current policy, the U.S. will likely grant another
680,000 migrants—possibly more—from Muslim-majority countries green cards in
the next five years.
Over the same period, the U.S.
issued only 270,000 green cards to migrants from the European Union, according
to a committee announcement that
reminds us “a green card entitles recipients to access federal benefits,
lifetime residency, work authorization, and a direct route to becoming a U.S.
citizen.” Some of the recipients are admitted to the U.S.
as refugees so they immediately qualify for federal welfare benefits like food
stamps and Medicaid. Read the full story here.