No, states cannot bar Syrian refugees. Aliens admitted by fed govt have right to live in any state, per SCOTUS (Truax v Raich 1915).
America has less than 5% of world's population and 42% of all the world's privately held firearms.
Today's affirmative action case was 1st time in 30 years on Supreme Ct that Kennedy voted to uphold a race-conscious policy. #shiftingwinds
Call it the McConnell Rule: no confirmation hearing until ethics review completed. twitter.com/senschumer/sta…