There wasn’t always a resettlement process. How it began, and where we are now.
Sources – https://www.migrationpolicy.org/programs/data-hub/charts/us-annual-refugee-resettlement-ceilings-and-number-refugees-admitted-united ; https://www.whitehouse.gov/briefing-room/presidential-actions/2021/02/04/executive-order-on-rebuilding-and-enhancing-programs-to-resettle-refugees-and-planning-for-the-impact-of-climate-change-on-migration/
Comprehension question: How many different background checks do refuges go through before they are approved to be resettled?
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