October 18, 2018
Monthly Immigration Policy Call
... would be the most radical change to our nation’s immigration policy in decades. Immigrant families who use any type of public ... comments against the rule, and from service providers about the impacts, both present and future. Our panel will also cover ... is closed.
What Funders Need to Know About "Public Charge:" An Analysis of the Published Rule and How Funders Can ...
September 22, 2018
... of aliens to the United States has a long history in U.S. immigration law, appearing at least as far back as the Immigration Act of 1882. ... in the Federal Register will contain information about how to submit comments.
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DHS Announces New Proposed ...
What is Public Charge?
Part of federal immigration law for over a hundred years, the “public charge” test is ... fundamentally change who we are as a nation—transforming us from a country that welcomes people who plan to work hard and achieve a ... strong and productive, and raise children who thrive. With about one in four children having at least one immigrant parent, this issue ...
... of using benefits in the future.
Beyond reducing future immigration numbers, there is widespread concern this revised public charge ... release of a final public charge rule. They find that:
About one in seven adults in immigrant families (13.7 percent) reported ...
September 28, 2018
... The new rule would significantly expand the list of benefits immigration officials would consider when determining whether or not an ... housing.
This represents a dramatic change to the U.S. immigration system—government estimates suggest it will affect around 382,000 ...
October 3, 2018
... The rule puts the country on a path towards a profoundly new immigration system — while Congress sits on the sideline. The change could reduce family-based immigration from “lower-income, less educated people in countries like China, ...
... assistance without fear that doing so will harm their immigration cases. If this rule is finalized, we can no longer offer that ... a green card, extend or change their temporary status in the US.
Key points from the proposed rule
It dramatically changes the ...
September 27, 2018
... of Homeland Security would create a harsh new standard for immigration officials to decide whether to let immigrants lawfully in the ... legal entry come and rejoin family. Under the proposed rule, immigration officials could turn away lawfully residing immigrants seeking to ...
Analysis, Funding Recommendations
A summary of some of the more important changes in the proposed "public charge" rule and how CLINIC plans to respond.
An analysis by the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation of how the proposed "public charge" rule overhaul will impact immigrants' health coverage.
An analysis of impact on immigrant hunger of the proposed public charge rule that was posted on the Department of Homeland Security’s website in late September.