LA immigrants are being scared away from the health care they need

Dennis Baik is at a community clinic in Koreatown where he gets his cholesterol medication.
Dennis Baik is at a community clinic in Koreatown where he gets his cholesterol medication.
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The Trump administration is in the last stages of deciding whether to update an immigration policy known as the "public charge rule." The term "public charge" refers to a person who has used public benefits like Medi-Cal, food stamps or low-income housing vouchers

Confusion about the pending action has some immigrants wondering if they should drop their health care coverage.