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 ...
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.
Funding Recommendations, Issue Brief
... 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 ...
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.
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 ...
December 4, 2018
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 ...
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 ...
Draft changes to the “public charge” rule would put immigration status at risk if an immigrant—or his or her family, including ...
October 18, 2018
Monthly Immigration Policy Call
... would be the most radical change to our nation’s immigration policy in decades. Immigrant families who use any type of public ...
What is Public Charge?
Part of federal immigration law for over a hundred years, the “public charge” test is ...
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 ...
December 5, 2018
... a lawful permanent resident (or “green card holder”). Immigration officials consider whether the applicant could become primarily ... proposed rule , open for public comment until December 10, immigration officials would also consider applicants’ recent and potential ...
December 4, 2018
... to the Department of Homeland Security U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services in opposition to the proposed ‘public charge’ rule ...
... 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 ...
August 7, 2019
Recent Urban Institute survey data show that heightened immigration-related fears and concerns are shaping immigrant families’ daily ... ” and fear is affecting families with a wide range of immigration and citizenship statuses, including green card holders and US ...