Thu., February 2, 2012 12:00pm
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 7:00am
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 8:15am
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 7:58am
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 2:01pm
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 1:50pm
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 7:53am
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 6:54am
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 10:59am
Four more Georgia counties have begun sharing biometric information with federal immigration authorities to help identify criminal immigrants.
Tue., June 14, 2011 3:06pm
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...