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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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
One-Third of U.S.-Born Citizens Would Struggle to Meet Standard of Extreme Trump Rule for Immigrants
... 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 ...
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 ...
December 6, 2018
... Security filed a change to a long-standing tenet of federal immigration law that will endanger the health and well-being of American ...
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 ...