Prior to Trump’s ‘public charge’ rule, state reminds immigrants of rights to public benefits

The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) is reminding immigrants of their rights after the President Trump administration’s so-called “public charge rule” was finalized last month.  The new rule, if passed, would bar illegal and legal immigrants who receive public benefits, including food stamps, Medicaid, welfare or housing assistance, from gaining citizenship.  MDHHS … Continue reading Prior to Trump’s ‘public charge’ rule, state reminds immigrants of rights to public benefits