Supreme Court Dismisses Bid by G.O.P.-Led States to Defend Trump Immigration Plan

Wednesday, June 15, 2022

"The case concerned revisions to the “public charge” rule that made it harder for immigrants who had relied on public assistance to gain permanent legal status. Under the Trump administration, the so-called public-charge rule made immigrants ineligible for permanent legal status if they used public benefits like Medicaid and food stamps."