Alert : significant P2 processing backlog

As they received a huge flow of P2 files, United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) is experiencing a significant processing backlog which is also causing Canadian Federation of musicians (CFM) office a backlog.

CFM processing times: shifted from 3 business days to 9 business days now. US Immigration Processing: About 56 days 

If you are sending in a P2 package to the CFM office, please send them at least 60 days before your first show.

If you have a file still pending (not yet approved) it is strongly advisable you involve Congress to help push the file.