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
... 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 ...
... 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
... 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 ...
... 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
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.
A summary of some of the more important changes in the proposed "public charge" rule and how CLINIC plans to respond.
Analysis, Funding Recommendations
More than 40 House Democrats signed a letter this week urging Vice President Pence to reconsider the administration’s enforcement of the “public charge” rule amid the coronavirus outbreak.
March 11, 2020