Ben Carson: Taking in Syrian refugees is just ‘trying to be politically correct’

“You know, we need to tighten it up and be very careful,” the candidate added. “Because we cannot put our people at risk because we’re trying to be politically correct.”


David Edwards has served as an editor at Raw Story since 2006. His work can also be found at Crooks & Liars, and he’s also been published at The BRAD BLOG. He came to Raw Story after working as a network manager for the state of North Carolina and as as engineer developing enterprise resource planning software. Follow him on Twitter at @DavidEdwards.


GOP presidential hopeful Ben Carson declared on Sunday that people in the United States wanted to take in Syrian refugees because it was “politically correct,” which he warned would put the country “at risk.”



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