David Murphy

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Friday's attacks on Paris were organized by ISIS in Syria.  Now 31 American Governors — including all the Republicans — say they don't want more Syrian refugees in their states.

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Friday's attacks on Paris were organized by ISIS in Syria.  Now 31 American Governors — including all the Republicans — say they don't want more Syrian refugees in their states.

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