[HHS: Immigrants with HIV, STDs welcome by Paul Bedard] "The administration has decided to let immigrants with three sexually transmitted diseases known for causing sores or lesions on genitalia to enter the United States, an expansion of a previous decision to let in those with HIV.

The Department of Health and Human Services this month opened the borders to those with the STDs, deeming the communicable diseases not a big threat to the United States.

A report from the Center for Immigration Studies said that HHS does not believe that the costs to taxpayers to handle the immigrants with STDs will be significant.

Now, said the Center, the list of inadmissible communicable diseases only includes syphilis, gonorrhea, tuberculosis, and leprosy..." Full text: HHS: Immigrants with HIV, STDs welcome Am 8:5, Jn 8:36, Ge 16:12, Jer 7:6, GWT

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