Building on our examination of President Biden’s first year in office and his second budget proposal, UnidosUS sent letters urging the House and Senate Appropriations Committees to craft appropriations bills that would fund and advance the economic empowerment, health, education, and civil rights of Latino and immigrant families for Fiscal Year 2023.
- Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies: Calls for federal funding that reduces hunger and targets nutrition programs and supports for Latinos suffering from food insecurity.
- Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies: Calls for federal funding that would help advance equity, inclusion, and civil rights for Latinos.
- Subcommittee on Homeland Security: Calls for federal funding that safeguards our immigrant and frontline workforce and their families, and that helps build a modern immigration system where aspiring Americans can contribute their full potential.
- Subcommittee on Financial Services and General Government: Calls for federal funding that helps to more fully integrate Latinos into our financial system and advances wealth-building and economic relief for Hispanic communities.
- Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies: Calls for federal funding that supports critical health and education priorities for Latinos.
- Subcommittee on Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies: Calls for federal funding that meaningfully improves the housing security of Latinos.