October 18, 2018
Monthly Immigration Policy Call
What Funders Need to Know About "Public Charge:" An Analysis of the Published Rule and How Funders Can Take Action
... 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
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 ...
What is Public Charge? Part of federal immigration law for over a hundred years, the “public charge” test is ... strong and productive, and raise children who thrive. With about one in four children having at least one immigrant parent, this issue ...
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, ...
... Draft changes to the “public charge” rule would put immigration status at risk if an immigrant—or his or her family, including ...
... assistance without fear that doing so will harm their immigration cases. If this rule is finalized, we can no longer offer that ...
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 ...
December 5, 2018
... a lawful permanent resident (or “green card holder”). Immigration officials consider whether the applicant could become primarily ... proposed rule , open for public comment until December 10, immigration officials would also consider applicants’ recent and potential ...
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 ... in safety net programs such as Medicaid during the immigration admissions process. Applicants whose benefit use exceeds a certain ...
November 5, 2018
... visas by negatively weighing several factors during the immigration admissions process, including current or potential participation in ...