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New rule limits legal immigration

Aug 13, 2019 - The Dallas Morning News

The Trump administration unveiled a rule Monday that fundamentally reshapes the way immigration benefits have been granted to people in and outside the country for the past 20 years.

Ken Cuccinelli, acting director for U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, announced the final “public charge” rule that would make it easier for officials to deny green cards and other benefits to immigrants if they have used some public programs, don’t meet certain favorable criteria or are deemed ...