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At least 15 Republican governors (and maybe more by the time this goes to press) are following in the spiteful footsteps of the governor of Michigan and refusing to accept Syrian refugees into their state as a measure against potential terrorism. The states promoting this new agenda, so far, include: Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, South Carolina, Illinois, Indiana, Louisiana, Michigan, Mississippi, Massachusetts, Wisconsin, Ohio, New Hampshire, North Carolina and Texas. By contrast, Vermont, Washington, Delaware and Pennsylvania have not only said they will accept refugees, but that this is a federal decision and not up to states. Governor Greg Abbott of Texas sent this open letter to President Obama, and it's the perfect example of the logic currently winning among the "drop dead" camp:

Sources: ABC News