A U.S. district court in New York has issued a nationwide preliminary injunction that stops the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s new restrictive “public charge” regulations from going into effect. This is a victory for immigrant families. The legal fight will continue, but, for now, the rules applying to the public charge determination within the United States have not changed.
This racially-motivated “wealth test” rigs the rules against immigrants and their families who are on the pathway to a green card.
Families should continue to use the services for which they are eligible without fear. See how “public charge” will impact you based on your immigration status, and what you should do.
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