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Obama Admin. Allocating $4.6 Million for “Emotional Wellness” of Refugees

YOUR tax dollars at work.   You are paying for the “emotional wellness” of these refugees Obama is determined to resettle here.

“Each refugee admitted into the United States from the Middle East costs taxpayers an estimated $64,370 to resettle.”

The Washington Free Beacon reports – The Obama administration plans to spend $4.6 million next year on health promotion and “emotional wellness” for refugees as President Obama plans a 30 percent increase in the number of refugees admitted into the country.

The Department of Health and Human Services issued a grant forecast last month detailing its plans to issue health care grants for refugees on top of government programs that are already available, such as Medicaid.

“The Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR) within the Administration for Children and Families (ACF) invites States to submit applications for Refugee Health Promotion (RHP) discretionary grant funds,” the grant forecast says. “The purpose of the RHP grant is to support health and emotional wellness among refugees. The program is designed to coordinate and promote local health and mental health services and education.”

The agency said the funding would be in addition to Medicaid and programs that provide cash and medical assistance for refugees.

Read More:  http://freebeacon.com

So our tax dollars can never cover enough for these refugees who we, the people, don’t even want coming into our country. The Fraud Resident in the Oval Office decides to hit us over the head with the hammer of paying more for these folks.

And where the hell is Congress on this? Don’t they hold the purse strings? Or is this one of his “slush funds”?

 

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