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Georgia House passes bill requiring police to help arrest immigrants after student's killing

Feb. 29, 2024 18:14 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia House Republicans are backing a bill that would require every eligible police and sheriff's department to help identify undocumented immigrants, arrest them and detain them for deportation. The House voted 97-74 on Thursday for House Bill 1105 after police...

2 Democratic incumbents in Georgia House say they won't seek reelection after redistricting

Jan. 03, 2024 14:12 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Two Georgia House Democrats say they won't seek reelection in 2024 after they were drawn into districts with fellow Democratic incumbents. State Reps. Doug Stoner of Smyrna and Gregg Kennard of Lawrenceville made their announcements Tuesday. Stoner was...