Member Statements on President Trump’s Executive Action on Refugees

Read RCUSA’s statement here.

Asylum Access
Trump signs U.S. ban on refugee resettlement

Center for Victims of Torture
Executive Order on Refugees Betrays Long-Held American Values

Church World Service
Church World Service, Religious Leaders, and Refugees Denounce President Trump’s Announcement on Refugee Resettlement

Ethiopian Community Development Council
ECDC Calls on President Trump to Continue the U.S. Refugee Admissions Program

HIAS Outraged by Executive Order Suspending Refugee Resettlement Program

International Rescue Committee
Decision to Suspend U.S. Refugee Resettlement is Hasty and Harmful

Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Service
Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Service Denounces Trump Administration’s Executive Actions on Refugee Resettlement

Southeast Asia Resource Action Center
SEARAC Denounces Planned Executive Orders on Refugees and Muslims as Anti-American & Anti-Freedom

US Committee on Refugee and Immigrants
USCRI Strongly Denounces President Trump’s Executive Order to Suspend U.S. Refugee Resettlement Program

US Conference of Catholic Bishops
President and Vice President of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops Stand in Defense of All Faiths in Response to Executive Order on Refugees
USCCB Committee on Migration Chair Strongly Opposes Executive Order Because It Harms Vulnerable Refugee and Immigrant Families

World Relief
World Relief Calls for a Swift End to Refugee Ban