Tag Archives: immigrant workers

Deal ‘encouraged’ by use of probationers to do farm work

Gov. Nathan Deal defends HB 87, doesn’t agree that it caused the current labor shortage on Georgia’s farms . . .

Tags: farms , immigrant workers , Nathan Deal

Political Notes – Some criticisms of the Senate ‘process’

Senators are facing some criticisms for deciding the fate of a Sunday sales bill at a meeting from which the public was barred; a look at some of the problems caused for Georgia’s farmers by the anti-immigrant legislation being considered by the General Assembly . . .

Tags: Chip Rogers , Georgia farmers , immigrant workers , Nathan Deal appointments , Republicans vote privately , Sunday alcohol sales