Questions Loom Among Recipients, Applicants of Immigration Assistance

4 years 1 month 1 week ago Monday, October 28 2019 Oct 28, 2019 October 28, 2019 6:23 PM October 28, 2019 in News - Local

MCALLEN – Using public benefits services will not be a determination to be in the county legally.

The proposed regulation, known as public charge rule, was blocked.

The idea behind it is still causing some concerns for immigrants seeking medical and financial assistance.

A Rio Grande Valley WIC office and lawyers have prepared their staff to let families know there is no change.

However, they are seeing more clients with questions and some stopping their benefits altogether.

Watch the video above for the full report.

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