Protect Our Care Opposes Trump Administration Rule that Keeps Children and Families Away from Health Care and in the Shadows

In response to media reports that the Trump administration is manufacturing a “public health crisis” through its proposed “public charge rule,” Leslie Dach, chair of Protect Our Care, issued the following statement:

“As if ripping families apart at the border and putting children in cages wasn’t bad enough, the Trump administration now wants to use health care as a weapon against legal immigrants in America. This is yet another outrageous attack on health care in this country and the ability of immigrants to live their lives with dignity.”

Read more in the Washington Post:

A White House Proposal Has Legal Immigrants Forgoing Health-care Services Out of Fear