Trump Administration to Penalize Green Card Seekers on Public Assistance

August 13, 2019 05:11 AM
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The Trump administration has announced a new policy that would impede immigrants already in the United States from obtaining permanent residency or citizenship if they use public benefits such as Medicaid, food stamps or housing assistance. Activists are protesting the rule, unveiled Monday - saying it unfairly targets poor immigrants. White House Correspondent Patsy Widakuswara has the story.