... The rule puts the country on a path towards a profoundly new immigration system — while Congress sits on the sideline. The change could ... considers additional factors including age, health, education and skills.
The rule’s immediate aim is to start scaring ...
October 3, 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. ... health, family status, assets, resources, financial status, education and skills.
In making this determination, DHS is proposing to ...
September 22, 2018
... of using benefits in the future.
Beyond reducing future immigration numbers, there is widespread concern this revised public charge ... observed chilling effects in families with various mixes of immigration and citizenship statuses, including 14.7 percent of adults in ...
What is Public Charge?
Part of federal immigration law for over a hundred years, the “public charge” test is ...
... 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 ...
September 28, 2018
An analysis by the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation of how the proposed "public charge" rule overhaul will impact immigrants' health coverage.
... 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
... assistance without fear that doing so will harm their immigration cases. If this rule is finalized, we can no longer offer that ... conditions, limited English ability, less than a high school education, a poor credit history, and other factors. The proposed test would ...
... would be the most radical change to our nation’s immigration policy in decades. Immigrant families who use any type of public ...
October 18, 2018
Monthly Immigration Policy Call
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.
We oppose any restriction to human services and supports for eligible individuals and families, and support immigrant families seeking safety and quality of life.
May 28, 2019
A summary of some of the more important changes in the proposed "public charge" rule and how CLINIC plans to respond.
Analysis, Funding Recommendations