Declaration of Leighton Ku in La Clínica de la Raza v. Trump

Executive Summary

This declaration examines the potential effects of the final public charge regulation issued by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. Specifically, Dr. Ku produces independent, evidence-based analyses and estimates that between 1.0 million and 3.1 million members of immigrant families would drop or forego Medicaid coverage or disenroll due to the public charge regulation, and describes the associated health consequences.

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