5 things to know about Trump’s new ‘public charge’ immigration proposal

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ABC News—A proposed rule from the White House would make it harder for legal immigrants to get green cards if they have received certain kinds of public assistance.

Trump’s dramatic new plan to label immigrants a ‘public charge,’ explained. Immigrants who utilize virtually all public benefits risk jeopardizing their ability to stay in the country under new rules announced by the Trump administration. The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) will require immigration caseworkers to take into account a number of additional factors in considering applications for immigration visas (like work visas or family-based visas) or green […]