Georgia’s restaurant owners argue against an increase in the minimum wage, which doesn’t seem likely to happen soon anyway . . .
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The agriculture and hospitality industries, two of the biggest employers in Georgia, suffered major economic damage this year from the implementation of the state’s controversial immigration law . . .
State senators hear discouraging reports from business groups about the impact of HB 87, Georgia’s controversial immigration law . . .
The Georgia Restaurant Association, plagued with shortages of workers, asks state legislators to help lobby for meaningful immigration reform at the congressional level; Democratic opposition for state Rep. Keith Heard? . . .
One of Georgia’s largest agricultural organizations tells state lawmakers that a proposal to use probationers in place of absent migrant workers to harvest crops has not worked out . . .
A survey conducted for the Georgia Restaurant Association indicates that many restaurant operators are experiencing labor shortages . . .