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Georgia's Immigration Law Could Snarl Business

"Georgia’s tough new immigration law could have the unintended effect of making annual business license renewals and other routine transactions more costly and complicated, local government and business leaders fear." Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Oct. 7, 2011 .

Georgia immigration law creates strain for business license office

"In a discussion of the state's new anti-illegal immigration bill Monday, more than one member of the Hall County Board of Commissioners used the term "unfunded mandate." Commissioners' discussion of the multifaceted Illegal Immigration Reform and Enforcement Act of 2011...

Fear in Ala. towns over tough immigration law hurts businesses

"The weak economy has hurt business. But nothing has battered Discount Grocery and Variety worse than Alabama's newly enacted immigration law, owner Andres Miguel says. The law — which has made Alabama the toughest state in the USA for undocumented immigrants to live and find work...

Bibles, Badges, Businesses Call for Immigration Reform

"A bipartisan coalition of religious, business, and law-enforcement leaders is asking for federal comprehensive immigration reform that includes a path to citizenship for those in the country illegally. The group met in Washington on Tuesday to pressure Congress and the White House to make immigration...

Obama Enlisting Executives for Renewed Immigration Push

"President Barack Obama urged a group of business leaders including McDonald’s Corp. Chief Executive Officer Donald Thompson and Marriott International Inc. CEO Arne Sorenson to put pressure on congressional Republicans to pass a new immigration law by year’s end. Companies are “deeply...

NSC, TSC Business Engagement, July 17, 2014

"Business Community Engagement Thursday, July 17, 2014 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. (Central) Nebraska Service Center 1301 W. Highlands Boulevard, Lincoln, NE 68521 U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) invites you to participate in a stakeholder engagement with the Nebraska and Texas...

Executive Actions on Immigration: Business Edition

"Several of the President’s initiatives for improving our broken immigration system will provide much needed relief to foreign entrepreneurs, researchers, inventors, highly-skilled workers, STEM graduates and students, and the U.S. businesses and investors that require their skills and expertise...