(Chicopee, MA) – Congressman Richie Neal says he’s against using Westover Air Reserve Base temporary housing for a thousand child refugees. Neal says the base in Chicopee is needed to house reservists on the weekend. He also said there’s inadequate security. The decision will ultimately be up to the Defense Department.
The deadline for applicant city submissions for the 2024 Games is Sept. 15 with Hamburg, Paris, Rome and Budapest already having entered the race.
The policy, which takes effect immediately, comes three years after the organization removed its prohibition on gay youth, but local Boy Scout units chartered by religious organizations will still be permitted to exclude gay adults.
The President criticized rhetoric about the agreement from some leading members of the Republican party.
The State Department's annual report highlights the world's worst human-trafficking centers.