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Helena mayor to Billings crowd: Know differences between refugees, immigrants, asylum seekers

June 8, 2018View for printing

To get closer to the truth about immigration and refugees, Helena Mayor Wilmot Collins suggested starting with definitions.

"No immigrant goes through the kind of vetting process that refugees go through. No other," he said. "And so when you learn these definitions, you will see that, 'Oh my god we've been wrong. We just lumped everybody in one group and called them refugees.' "

MATT HUDSON mhudson@billingsgazette.com

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