August 26, 2019
Last week, Florida immigration attorney Adonia Simpson went to speak to a group of Miami pediatricians.
The doctors had a pressing question: What should they tell patients worried about a major Trump administration immigration rule issued the day before?
The rule released earlier this month would make it tougher for immigrants to remain in the United States if they are viewed as likely to use public benefits like Medicaid, food stamps or housing assistance. Recent studies have shown that some immigrants eligible for benefits have dropped them or declined to enroll for fear of jeopardizing their immigration status.Read more