Press Release

CUSP Opposes Cruel Immigration Restrictions for Funding of Israel’s genocide in Gaza, Ukraine’s war & US military presence in Taiwan, Urges Senators to Vote No!

Communities United for Status & Protection (CUSP) strongly opposes the proposed legislative text for the $118 billion supplemental bill, which gives the Biden-Harris administration unprecedented levels of funding to carry out the United States military interests in exchange for decimating our already flawed immigration system. As a collaborative advocating for African, Asian and Arab/Middle Eastern immigrants, …

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UBN & CUSP Call on CBC to Demand a Ceasefire in Gaza

October 24, 2023 Honorable Steven Horsford  Chair, Congressional Black Caucus (CBC)406 Cannon HOBWashington, D.C. 20515 Dear Chairman Horsford: As a multigenerational network of currently and formerly undocumented Black immigrants and a collaborative representing Arab, African and Asian immigrant communities in the United States, The UndocuBlack Network and Communities United for Status and Protection urge the  …

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DEMOCRATS DO RIGHT BY YOUR BASE

Instead of courageously meeting the growing humanitarian needs of asylum seekers with humane, sustainable proposals at the border, this administration continues to push forward cruel, punitive proposals and succumb to false right-wing narratives around migrants and security at the border. The stark contrast between Biden-Harris’ campaign commitments to immigrants and the reality of the policies they are implementing became crystal clear in the weeks approaching the lifting of Title 42. 

Missed Opportunity to Provide Immigration Relief & Protection Instead, replicates Trump Era Enforcement Priorities CUSP Recommends a NO VOTE on Omnibus Bill

Communities United for Status and Protection (CUSP), a national collaborative of grassroots immigrant community organizations, is disappointed by the Biden-Harris Administration and Congress failure to deliver a visionary spending bill that includes a pathway to citizenship for TPS holders, immigrant youth, farmworkers and other essential workers.