Posted: 4:58 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2013
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Federal immigration authorities have been auditing more businesses, issuing more fines to companies and arresting more managers amid a nationwide crackdown on employers who hire illegal immigrants.
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U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s Atlanta Field Office, which covers Georgia, North Carolina and South Carolina
Source: U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution has provided comprehensive coverage of the significant role Georgia has played in the national debate on illegal immigration. Today’s story focuses on a federal crackdown targeting the employers of illegal immigrants and the impact it has had on state businesses.