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TODAY: CAIR to Co-Sponsor Rally at White House Against New Low Refugee Admissions Cap

(WASHINGTON, D.C., 9/18/18) — Later today, the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation’s largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, will co-sponsor a rally outside the White House in response to the Trump administration’s decision to dismantle the U.S. Refugee Admissions Program (USRAP) by setting a historically-low refugee admissions cap of 30,000. 

ACT NOW: Email your member of Congress and urge them to honor the American tradition of protecting refugees


SEE: US Slashes Number of Refugees to 30,000 for Next Year

CAIR will join other faith groups today at 5 p.m. outside the White House at Lafayette Square Park. 

WHAT: Refugee Resettlement Agencies, Humanitarian Organizations, Faith-Leaders, and Supporters Protest Administration’s Drastic Cut in Refugee Numbers for Next Fiscal Year
WHO: Speakers From Sponsoring Organizations and Individuals Impacted by the Muslim and Refugee Bans
WHEN: 5 PM ET on Tuesday, September 18  
WHERE: White House, 1600 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington DC 20500 (Lafayette Square Park Side)
CONTACT: CAIR Government Affairs Director Robert McCaw, 202-742-6448,

CAIR is America’s largest Muslim civil liberties and advocacy organization. Its mission is to enhance understanding of Islam, protect civil rights, promote justice, and empower American Muslims.

La misión de CAIR es proteger las libertades civiles, mejorar la comprensión del Islam, promover la justicia, y empoderar a los musulmanes en los Estados Unidos.


CONTACT: CAIR Government Affairs Director Robert McCaw, 202-742-6448,

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