Refugee concerns spark passionate debate on Newsmakers

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — One week after the gruesome terror attacks in Paris, the issue of Rhode Island opening its doors to Syrian refugees continues to be a topic of discussion.

Two local lawmakers, Reps. Aaron Regunberg and Michael Chippendale, got into a heated exchange while talking about refugees during the first half of this week’s taping of WPRI 12’s Newsmakers.

Watch the video above for the debate – and see the complete episode here

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