September 22, 2018
DHS Announces New Proposed Immigration Rule to Enforce Long-Standing Law that Promotes Self-Sufficiency and Protects American Taxpayers
... 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. # # # DHS Announces New Proposed ...
July 10, 2019
... seeking refuge demonstrate its expansive vision to restrict immigration at all cost. Children in Detention and Family Separation ... Council. > What can I do? To learn more about funding strategies and opportunities, contact Huong Nguyen-Yap if you ...
December 5, 2018
... recent study examining the experience of people who lived in counties where SNAP—previously known as the Food Stamp Program—was first ... a lawful permanent resident (or “green card holder”). Immigration officials consider whether the applicant could become primarily ...
December 4, 2018
... to the Department of Homeland Security U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services in opposition to the proposed ‘public charge’ rule ... negative public sentiment and perpetuate a false narrative about immigrant families that stokes the bias, fear and hatred that threaten ...
August 7, 2019
Recent Urban Institute survey data show that heightened immigration-related fears and concerns are shaping immigrant families’ daily ... ground, what sources of information families were accessing about the proposed changes to the public charge rule , and how losing ...
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, ...
December 4, 2018
Proposed public charge rule could erode health insurance coverage gains among citizen children with noncitizen parents
A proposal from the Trump administration aims to remake immigration policy by expanding the definition of “public charge.” The ... Program (CHIP) for their children, the majority of whom are US citizens. As we explore in our new brief , Medicaid/CHIP ...
November 5, 2018
... in immigrant families— more than 90 percent of them US citizens—could be disproportionately affected. The proposed rule ... visas by negatively weighing several factors during the immigration admissions process, including current or potential participation in ...
September 27, 2018
One-Third of U.S.-Born Citizens Would Struggle to Meet Standard of Extreme Trump Rule for Immigrants
... 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 ...