Trump policy could have far-reaching effects on Hawaii’s immigrant population
By Sophie Cocke email@example.com
Sept. 18, 2019
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“The true effect and, therefore, the true intent behind the administration’s public-charge rule is to create a climate of fear among immigrant families, and it’s working. I’ve heard from a number of hardworking, taxpaying immigrants in Hawaii, many not even subject to the rule, who are afraid to see their doctor or access essential services.”