Ken Cuccinelli explains "public charge" immigration rule
Monday, 12 August 2019 Ken Cuccinelli, the acting director of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, spoke Monday about the Trump administration's new action to implement the "public charge" rule. It will require legal immigrants' sponsors to pay back the government for any benefits like food stamps or Medicare, which could make it harder for low-income immigrants to obtain green cards.
Attorneys general in 13 states have filed a lawsuit challenging a Trump administration rule that'll allow immigration officials to deny green cards to migrants who use public assistance, including food stamps or housing vouchers.
New York Attorney General Letitia James on Tuesday said the state, along with Connecticut and Vermont, filed a lawsuit to challenge a Trump administration rule that would deny or revoke visas for legal..
California and several other states are fighting the Trump Administration's new immigration rule that would block people from being able to obtain green cards if they use Medicaid, food stamps or other..