Next100 Policy Entrepreneur Taif Jany Pens Newsweek Op-Ed in Response to Trump’s Latest Immigration Move – Next100
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Next100 Policy Entrepreneur Taif Jany Pens Newsweek Op-Ed in Response to Trump’s Latest Immigration Move

In response to the Trump administration’s proposed “public charge rule,” Next100 policy entrepreneur Taif Jany penned an op-ed in Newsweek describing his journey immigrating to the U.S. and gaining a green card, and how much harder Trump’s proposed rule would make that process for others. 

In response to the Trump administration’s proposed “public charge rule,” Next100 policy entrepreneur Taif Jany penned an op-ed in Newsweek describing his journey immigrating to the U.S. and gaining a green card, and how much harder Trump’s proposed rule would make that process for others. 

“Immigrants—all immigrants—deserve to be treated with dignity and respect. Our value is not conditional on the size of our bank accounts.”

Read the full Newsweek op-ed here.

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Taif Jany is a rising immigration reform policy expert. Taif’s journey from Iraq to the United States has helped him understand both the challenges of our current immigration system and the strengths immigrants bring to our communities. At Next100, Taif focuses on developing policies to strengthen our economy through immigrant integration and culturally inclusive communities.

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