(AP) — President Joe Biden has formally raised the nation’s cap on refugee admissions to 62,500 this year. The move Monday came weeks after Biden faced bipartisan blowback for his delay in replacing the record-low ceiling of 15,000 set by President Don...

Biden quadruples Trump refugee cap after delay backlash

(AP) — President Joe Biden has formally raised the nation’s cap on refugee admissions to 62,500 this year. The move Monday came weeks after Biden faced bipartisan blowback for his delay in replacing the record-low ceiling of 15,000 set by President Donald Trump. Refugee resettlement agencies have waited for Biden to quadruple the number of …