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[2014] "I don't have a philosophical objection, necessarily, to a travel ban if that is the thing that is going to keep the American people safe," Mr. Obama said Thursday before listing all the reasons he has resisted one so far. cbsnews.com/news/obama-fan…
[2013] Exclusive: US May Have Let 'Dozens' of Terrorists Into Country As Refugees abcnews.go.com/Blotter/al-qae…
[1/29/17] “There’s 46 Muslim-majority countries that are not in this 7”
In Feb of 2016, Obama Admin added Libya, Yemen, & Somalia to a list of "countries of concern," which placed some restrictions on Visa Waiver Program travel.. thehill.com/homenews/admin…
[Feb 2016] DHS announced that it is continuing its implementation of the Visa Waiver Program Improvement & Terrorist Travel Prevention Act of 2015 w addition of Libya, Somalia, & Yemen as 3 countries of concern..joining Iran, Iraq, Sudan & Syria dhs.gov/news/2016/02/1…
[1/21/16] Nationals of VWP countries who have traveled to or been present in Iran, Iraq, Sudan, or Syria on or after 3/1/11 (with limited exceptions for travel for diplomatic or military purposes in the svc of a VWP country).

dhs.gov/news/2016/01/2…
[June 2016] Obama has barred huge groups of potentially dangerous immigrants from entering the United States at least six times, undercutting his claim that barring Muslims from terrorist countries as Trump has proposed is un-American. washingtonexaminer.com/obama-mocks-tr…
Trump has received much flak from Dems & Reps alike for his proposal to ban SOME Muslim majority countries from entering US through executive authority. However, the past 6 presidents have all used the exec power to bar dif classes of immigrants. dailycaller.com/2016/06/16/the…
[1/3017] In Dec 2015, Obama signed into law the Visa Waiver Improvement Program and Terrorist Travel Prevention Act, which designated Iraq, Iran, Syria, Yemen, Sudan, Libya and Somalia as areas of concern. observer.com/2017/01/barack…
Amid a furor over President Trump's temporary ban on immigrants & refugees from 7 predominantly Muslim countries, it's worth taking a brief look back at the historic precedence for such a move...

dailywire.com/news/12901/tra…
As Obama is seen to be fiddling while Rome burns, Trump is seen, whether you agree with him or not, to at least have an understanding of the immediacy and scale of the threat and a clear determination to try and deal with it. dailymail.co.uk/news/article-3…
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