Leaked Trump Order Targets Legal Immigrants Who Use Government Benefits

If signed, the executive action would put green-card holders in danger of deportation and could burden state and local agencies.

Source: Leaked Trump Order Targets Legal Immigrants Who Use Government Benefits

Donald Trump may target legal immigrants next.

A leaked executive order would drastically expand the number of public programs that are off-limits to legal immigrants who aren’t citizens, such as green-card holders. If found using them, they could face deportation and their sponsors — usually a family member or employer — would have to reimburse the federal government for unauthorized use of those benefits.

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