DHS Rule Would Deny Visas, Green Cards to Immigrants Who Have Used Public Assistance

Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen

(From UPI)

The Trump administration on Saturday proposed a rule that immigrants who are in the United States legally, as well as those wanting to come to the country, may be denied visas or green cards if they have ever used public assistance. . . .

The proposal announced Saturday by the Department of Homeland Security would deny immigrants who have ever used Section 8 housing vouchers, Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), and other “non-cash” forms of public assistance such as Medicaid Part D.

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