... as catalyst or supplement. As partisan rancor around immigration strains the very institutions of American democracy, SAFE, which ... to the 2016 election and the Trump administration’s anti-immigration stance. But the idea got its start before that as a pilot in New ...
February 20, 2019
As the Trump administration's "zero tolerance" immigration policy of separating children from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico ...
June 20, 2018
... more expansive list of public benefits to be considered when immigration officials determine whether an applicant is likely to become ... they are allowed to enter the country or to change their immigration status.
This proposal is currently under review at the Office ...
June 5, 2018
The first in a series of blog posts and webinars for philanthropy on the unique needs of immigrant populations in disasters and how best philanthropy can address those needs.
June 24, 2019
The Trump administration recently published its long-anticipated proposed “public charge” rule, which carries enormous implications for Medicaid and immigrants enrolled in the program.
November 20, 2018
... visas by negatively weighing several factors during the immigration admissions process, including current or potential participation in ...
November 5, 2018
The federal government is relying on secret shelters to hold unaccompanied minors, in possible violation of the long-standing rules for the care of immigrant children.
May 18, 2019
Over 70 foundations have signed a joint statement on immigration in the wake of President Trump’s executive order banning immigration from seven Muslim countries.
The statement, published ...
February 8, 2017
... 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 ...
August 1, 2018
... other vulnerable communities to the core.
Restrictive immigration policies that were promulgated in 2017 weaken fundamental rights, ... leaders and activists. In addition, plans to reduce legal immigration, from family reunification to high-skilled employment to the ...
April 25, 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 ...
September 27, 2018
... using public benefits.
The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) rule dramatically expands the circumstances under ... the new standards, replacing guidelines in place since 1999, immigration officials will look at factors including the person’s age, ...
August 14, 2019
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 10, 2018
... providers, and funders in rejecting this harmful immigration policy that departs from longstanding immigration policy in place for nearly two decades. The final rule in ...
August 15, 2019
This blog post considers how the benefits of expanding CalEITC will be curtailed if it is not extended to immigrants.
May 14, 2019
... who are ineligible for housing assistance based on their immigration status. Currently, HUD allows families to live together in ... ...
Housing, Faith, Civil Rights, Social Justice, and Immigration Leaders Rally to Oppose HUD Rule That Would Separate Families or ...
May 10, 2019
... 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 ...
October 10, 2018
... as the greater philanthropic community, on a wide range of immigration and immigrant integration issues, including education, health, ...
January 30, 2017
... ) on issues at the intersection of tax credit access, immigration status, and racial and ethnic equity. Although the EITC is no ... with Kevin Douglas, Director of National Programs at GCIR, about the latest developments, how the public charge rule fits into the larger ...
September 12, 2019
... to today’s ruling:
“This case has never been about a line on a form. It is about whether everyone in America counts. This ruling means they do.”
June 27, 2019