October 12, 2018
... to stay in the country. Under this new "public charge" rule, immigration officials could deny green cards or visa changes for individuals ... to quickly build capacity to accurately advise immigrants about this complicated new rule.
Newly proposed immigration ...
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 ...
July 10, 2019
... seeking refuge demonstrate its expansive vision to restrict immigration at all cost.
Children in Detention and Family Separation
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August 1, 2018
... Trump administration has been working to reduce family-based immigration to the United States and limit legal immigrants’ use of public ... the potential for a major back-door overhaul of the legal immigration system by imposing new standards that would fall most heavily on ...
October 10, 2018
... Trump administration on October 10, would radically change immigration policy to favor the wealthy and privileged and turn away those with ... and the sanctity of family. We urge philanthropy to join us in taking swift action to oppose it.
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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 ...
October 10, 2018
... welcoming immigrants. It would radically reshape our legal immigration system, putting the wealthy at the front of the line, ahead of ... afraid to seek programs that support basic needs. With about one in four children having at least one immigrant parent, this issue ...
September 25, 2018
... Public charge determinations are used by federal immigration authorities to decide whether to accept an immigrant’s ... Lawful Permanent Residence. It is also used for decisions about approving applications for certain visas to enter the United States. ... work with partners across the state to educate Californians about actions they can take to protect their own health and their families and ...
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 ...
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, ...
June 5, 2018
... residency and applicants intending to immigrate to the US by redefining “public charge” determinations related to the use of ... more expansive list of public benefits to be considered when immigration officials determine whether an applicant is likely to become ...
November 20, 2018
... necessary public health benefits and preserving their immigration status in this country.
Our 27 zip-code service area is ... coverage that can keep their families healthy, despite their US-born children and youth being fully eligible for these resources. In terms ...
December 4, 2018
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 ...
December 6, 2018
... Security filed a change to a long-standing tenet of federal immigration law that will endanger the health and well-being of American ...
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 ...
October 10, 2018
Today, the United States Conference of Mayors (USCM) sent a letter signed by 90 bipartisan mayors from 29 states and the District of Columbia to DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen calling on her to drop the proposed expansion of the “public charge” rule
October 24, 2018
Blue Shield of California and affiliates urge the Trump administration to halt a potential change in policy that would make it harder for immigrants and others to seek health and well-being services.
July 12, 2018
In a little-watched issue, advocates for immigrants say the U.S. government might redefine “public charge,” which could deny citizenship status.