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  • Thu., February 2, 2012 1:00pm
    The Senate Agriculture committee has approved a resolution urging Congress to allow states to administer their own version of the H-2A federal visa...
  • Fri., January 27, 2012 8:00am
    House Democrats want to repeal a new law cracking down on illegal immigrants in Georgia. The badly outnumbered Democratic caucus held a public...
  • Thu., January 26, 2012 9:15am
    Two Democratic lawmakers want to give small businesses more time before they are forced to use a federal database meant to keep illegal immigrants...
  • Mon., December 12, 2011 8:58am
    Immigration was a dominant topic during the last legislative session in Georgia. And while it's likely to surface again when lawmakers return to...
  • Tue., September 27, 2011 3:01pm
    The Association County Commissioners of Georgia is busy preparing municipalities for changes to immigration law. Not complying puts them at risk for...
  • Wed., August 24, 2011 2:50pm
    Federal officials confirm that two teenagers who entered the country illegally as children and were facing deportation proceedings have been freed....
  • Sat., July 9, 2011 8:53am
    Starting in January, Georgia’s new immigration law requires companies with 500 workers or more to use the federal E-Verify system to ensure their...
  • Sat., June 18, 2011 7:54am
    Former Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue said this week the state might face some unintended consequences with its new immigration law. He said he wanted...
  • Wed., June 15, 2011 11:59am
    Four more Georgia counties have begun sharing biometric information with federal immigration authorities to help identify criminal immigrants.
  • Tue., June 14, 2011 4:06pm
    The state on Tuesday filed the motion to dismiss the lawsuit filed earlier this month by civil liberties groups. The civil liberties groups want a...