Correction: Unwelcome Refugees story

  • by: Associated Press
  • Updated: June 24, 2014 - 12:40 PM

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. — In a story June 23 about a Massachusetts mayor calling for an end to refugee resettlement in his city, The Associated Press erroneously reported which mayor of Lewiston, Maine, asked Somalis in 2002 to "reduce the stress on our limited finances." That request was made by former Mayor Larry Raymond, not current Mayor Robert Macdonald. A corrected version of the story is below:

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