Doctors Call New Trump Rule a Threat to Public Health

Diabetics skipping regular checkups. Young asthmatics not getting preventive care. A surge in expensive emergency room visits. Doctors and public health experts warn of poor health and rising costs they say will come from sweeping Trump administration changes that would deny green cards to immigrants who use Medicaid, food stamps or other forms of public assistance.

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Beto Vows to Take Fight to Trump in Return to Campaign Trail

Former El Paso Congressman Beto O’Rourke restarted his presidential campaign Thursday after a 12-day hiatus in the wake of a mass shooting that left 22 people dead in his hometown, promising to ditch traditional early campaign stops for places where President Donald Trump “has been terrorizing and terrifying and demeaning our fellow Americans.”

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‘Give Me Your Tired, Your Poor … Europeans,’ Trump Official Says

A top Trump administration official says the famous inscription on the Statue of Liberty welcoming immigrants to the country is about “people coming from Europe” and that America is looking to receive immigrants “who can stand on their own two feet.”

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Panel Rules for Visa Lottery Winners Fighting Travel Ban

The D.C. Circuit gave would-be immigrants impacted by a version of President Donald Trump’s travel ban another chance Tuesday to secure their spot in the yearly diversity visa lottery after they were denied entry into the U.S. following a lengthy legal battle.

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California Counties Fight Plan to Deny Green Cards for Food-Stamp Use

In a swift response to White House plans to give greater weight to an immigrant’s use of public assistance when deciding whether to approve green card applications, two Bay Area counties called the so-called “public charge rule” unconstitutional in a lawsuit filed Tuesday.

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