A blog post on the proposed "public charge" rule and its impact on immigrants and the country, and the historical context for the proposal.
In response to the release of a proposed rule to expand the scope of programs that can trigger a public charge determination, The California Endowment’s President and CEO, Dr. Robert K. Ross, issued a statement.
The Boston Foundation issued a statement expressing their opposition to the proposed changes to the "public charge" rule.
Today, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced a proposed rule that will ensure that those seeking to enter and remain in the United States can support themselves financially and will not be reliant on public benefits.
A public health funder based in California just kicked in $10 million to aid the state’s $90 million efforts to get a fair and accurate census count in 2020. The count determines the destination of federal dollars, the breakdown of representation in Washington and even influences where private investments flow.
The Trump administration is considering another extreme reduction in the number of refugees allowed into the United States.
Innovative approaches to helping low-wage earners get better jobs focus first on brushing up on skills they might have graduated from high school without.
More than two years have passed, but the image is still fresh in the collective consciousness of the San Luis Obispo County agricultural community: The anger and threats that led to a destructive fire and then, ultimately, the abandonment of seven homes in Nipomo. They were nearly ready to house 112 foreign strawberry field workers on temporary visas—until someone decided put a match to it.
The inclusion of a question about citizenship status on the next census has funders and advocates even more worried about getting a full and accurate count in 2020.
A commentary on the broader impacts on the noncitizen population of the proposed "public charge" rule changes.