Ken Cuccinelli, the Trump administration’s acting head of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, defended its new rule such as food stamps and Medicaid from becoming permanent residents by suggesting that the should read: “Give me your tired and your poor who can stand on their own two feet.”
“Give me your tired and your poor who can stand on their own two feet.”
Immigration Services head Ken Cuccinelli to today.
A new rule would make it hard for immigrants who use public benefits to stay in US:
— Eric McDaniel (@ericmcdanieldc)
Cuccinelli repeatedly claimed that “it doesn’t seem like too much to ask.” He argued that “self-sufficiency is central to the American value set, and it’s also