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. ... health, family status, assets, resources, financial status, education and skills. In making this determination, DHS is proposing to ...
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 ... jobs. Although the new rule does not include education and workforce programs in the list of public benefits, it's expected ...
July 10, 2019
... seeking refuge demonstrate its expansive vision to restrict immigration at all cost. Children in Detention and Family Separation ... I do? Continue to support DACA renewals through community education, access to counsel, and fee subsidies. Immigration ...
August 14, 2019
Millions Will Feel Chilling Effects of U.S. Public-Charge Rule That Is Also Likely to Reshape Legal Immigration
... using public benefits. The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) rule dramatically expands the circumstances under ... factors including the person’s age, health, family status, education, skills, assets, resources, role as a caregiver, and whether the ...
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 ...
... 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, ...
... this test over a period of several years. Trump’s Immigration Plan Imposes Radical New Income and Health Tests ...
April 19, 2018
Monthly Immigration Policy Call
A Guide to the New 'Public Charge' Rules: What is Public Charge and How Can Organizations and Funders Respond to Support Family and Child Well-Being
... 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, ...
... Trump administration on October 10th, would radically change immigration policy to favor the wealthy and privileged and turn away those with ... exceptions for certain disability services related to education); Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP, formerly Food ...
Funding Recommendations, Issue Brief
Protecting Families and Advancing Belonging: How Philanthropy Can Answer Threats to the Well-Being of Immigrants
... 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 ...
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 ...
Materials: What Funders Need to Know About "Public Charge:" An Analysis of the Published Rule and How Funders Can Take Action
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.
Chilling Effects: The Expected Public Charge Rule and Its Impact on Legal Immigrant Families’ Public Benefits Use
... 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 ...
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 ... considers additional factors including age, health, education and skills. The rule’s immediate aim is to start scaring people ...
... 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 ...
Proposed Public Charge Rule Would Significantly Reduce Legal Admissions and Adjustment to Lawful Permanent Resident Status of Working Class Persons
... the proposed rule, US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) officers would consider receipt of cash benefits ... who are directly affected by the rule. Impede the legal immigration and integration of low-income, working-class immigrants and their ... earn more than the undocumented and have higher levels of education — would be found inadmissible under the rule. The numbers and ...
November 20, 2018
... necessary public health benefits and preserving their immigration status in this country. Our 27 zip-code service area is ...
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 ... economy. Participation in publicly funded early care and education programs—including Head Start, prekindergarten, child care ...
... 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 ...