• US considers limit on green cards for immigrants on benefits

    25 days ago - By ABC News

    The Trump administration is proposing rules that could deny green cards to immigrants if they use Medicaid, food stamps, housing vouchers and other forms of public assistance
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  • US considers limit on green cards for immigrants on benefits

    25 days ago - By My Sanantonio

    SAN DIEGO - The Trump administration has proposed rules that could deny green cards to immigrants if they use Medicaid, food stamps, housing vouchers and other forms of public assistance.
    Federal law already requires those seeking green cards and to prove they will not be a burden - or "public charge" - but the new rules detail a broad range of programs that could disqualify them.
    The Department of Homeland Security said Saturday that current and past receipt of certain public benefits above thresholds would be considered "a heavily weighed negative factor" in granting green cards as well...
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  • US considers limit on green cards for immigrants on benefits

    US considers limit on green cards for immigrants on benefits

    25 days ago - By The Seattle Times

    SAN DIEGO - The Trump administration has proposed rules that could deny green cards to immigrants if they use Medicaid, food stamps, housing vouchers and other forms of public assistance. Federal law already requires those seeking green cards and to prove they will not be a burden - or “public charge” - but the...
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  • Trump administration seeks to limit access to U.S. for immigrants who use or are likely to use public assistance

    25 days ago - By The Morning Call

    The Trump administration will make it much more difficult for immigrants to come to the United States or remain in the country if they use or are likely to use housing vouchers, food subsidies and other "non-cash" forms of public assistance, under a new proposal announced Saturday by the Department...
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  • Trump Administration Will Seek To Limit Green Cards For Immigrants Needing Public Aid

    Trump Administration Will Seek To Limit Green Cards For Immigrants Needing Public Aid

    25 days ago - By NPR

    The Department of Homeland Security has proposed a new rule that would expand Trump administration efforts to restrict immigrants' access to welfare programs. (Image credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
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