... immigrant families in response to restrictive federal immigration and safety net policies, but policies like the new “public ... benefits would affect their or their family member’s immigration status, but very small shares reported getting information on the ...
... to enter the U.S., as well as who is allowed to adjust their immigration status. It has been rightly noted that changes to the public charge ... immigrants with U.S. citizen children in public K-12 education are 9.5 percent less likely to get free or reduced-price school meals ...
As coronavirus fears sweep the nation, people are taking cautionary measures against the disease it causes, Covid-19, but low-income immigrant communities are not always able to make such accomodations.
March 13, 2020
... care, and housing assistance programs for fear of potential immigration consequences, as well as radically reshape how we admit future ... the short term, resourcing the field to engage in community education and outreach, as well as bolstering legal services screening capacity ...
Funding Recommendations, Issue Brief
... proposed rule that could have wide-reaching effects on legal immigration to the United States and lead to a sharp drop in use of public ... for children, the elderly, persons with lower levels of education and/or limited English proficiency, and those with incomes under 250 ...
The Trump Administration is expected to propose an immigration regulation re-defining the “public charge” requirement for ...
August 9, 2018
... In light of efforts by anti-immigrant activists to link immigration with infectious disease, the PIF Campaign prefers to focus ...
The Boston Foundation issued a statement expressing their opposition to the proposed changes to the "public charge" rule.
September 25, 2018
... public charge rule.
Why a change to this immigration policy will have ripple effects beyond immigrant communities.
Tanya Broder, Senior Attorney, National Immigration Law Center
Stephen Knight , Director of Policy & ...
June 26, 2018
On Oct. 11, the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California temporarily blocked the federal government’s changes to the “public charge” rule, after hearing arguments from the state of California, Santa Clara County and San Francisco, along with health care, legal services and immigrant organizations.
October 23, 2019
... push for legislation to cut and reshape legal immigration has struggled to gain traction in Congress, a proposed rule ... While the proposed rule is vague on the relative importance immigration officers should give to different negative and positive factors, ...
An analysis by the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation of how the proposed "public charge" rule overhaul will impact immigrants' health coverage.
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
... the Office for Management and Budget, aims to curtail family immigration by punishing low-income families for participating in health and ... country.
This month’s edition of GCIR’s Monthly Immigration Policy Calls will provide an in-depth review of this regulation, ...
April 19, 2018
Monthly Immigration Policy Call
Find all program-related materials for the webinar, "What Funders Need to Know About "Public Charge:" An Analysis of the Published Rule and How Funders Can Take Action" here, including presentation and recording.
... of the new public charge rule dwarfs that of any other immigration policy under this administration thus far. The rule’s “chilling ... services for which they are eligible. Fearing the potential immigration consequences, many have preemptively disenrolled from public ...
September 10, 2019
... Security is proposing a rule to undermine a longstanding immigration provision relating to the use of federal public benefits, such as ... how the proposed DHS rule to re-make the "public charge" immigration provision would result in discouraging many eligible immigrants ...
... ) on issues at the intersection of tax credit access, immigration status, and racial and ethnic equity. Although the EITC is no ... How does this regulation fit into the context of recent immigration enforcement actions impacting immigrant communities?
September 12, 2019