September 22, 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 ...
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 ...
August 14, 2019
... 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 ...
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 ...
November 20, 2018
... necessary public health benefits and preserving their immigration status in this country.
Our 27 zip-code service area is ...
July 12, 2018
In a little-watched issue, advocates for immigrants say the U.S. government might redefine “public charge,” which could deny citizenship status.
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 ...
September 27, 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 ...
October 10, 2018
... Trump administration on October 10, would radically change immigration policy to favor the wealthy and privileged and turn away those with ... if those family members have low incomes.
Fear of immigration consequences has already led many immigrants to dis-enroll ...
October 10, 2018
... welcoming immigrants. It would radically reshape our legal immigration system, putting the wealthy at the front of the line, ahead of ...
September 25, 2018
... Public charge determinations are used by federal immigration authorities to decide whether to accept an immigrant’s ... targeted by the proposed rule because, regardless of immigration status, fear and confusion will lead many families to withdraw from ...
June 5, 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 ...
May 28, 2019
We oppose any restriction to human services and supports for eligible individuals and families, and support immigrant families seeking safety and quality of life.
August 19, 2019
... the final public charge rule, which makes it easier for immigration officials to deny applications for permanent residency (green ...