August 27, 2021 – Fleeing Taliban rule, Afghans who were able to leave their homeland are now arriving in the U.S., including to a part of Fort Bliss Army Base that’s in New Mexico. The Line opinion panel offers thoughts on Democratic leaders reaching out to the White House to accept Afghans and what the state can realistically offer.
Host: Gene Grant
Michael Bird, public health expert
Dan Boyd, Capitol bureau chief, Albuquerque Journal
Dede Feldman, former state senator
For More Information:
NM leaders offer to help Afghan refugees – Albuquerque Journal
Help for Afghan Refugees | Lutheran Family Services – NMiF Facebook Livestream