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Why Does Georgia Force Young Immigrants to Look Elsewhere When Chasing the American Dream?

Azadeh Shahshahani | Posted 03.12.2015 | Politics
Azadeh Shahshahani

Diana Umana was hoping to stay in Georgia to be close to her family and to be able to contribute to her community. But she is doubtful that she can afford the out-of-state tuition rate that Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals grantees must pay to attend Georgia colleges. She will be looking for more affordable places elsewhere in the country to attend school.

Jason Linkins

Georgia's Common Core Paranoia May Be Coming For The SAT | Jason Linkins | Posted 03.06.2014 | Politics

If you've spent any time at all reading up on recent trends in education policy, you probably know: Common Core State Standards Initiative -- the most...

John Celock

GOP Fighting Kills Sweeping Gun Bill | John Celock | Posted 03.29.2013 | Politics

Republican infighting over whether or not to allow guns on Georgia's college campuses ultimately killed sweeping gun legislation in the state Thursday...

Membership Info Stolen From Group Opposing Anti-Abortion Bill

Suwanee Patch | Steve Burns | Posted 05.19.2012 | Politics

The Suwanee office of an OB/GYN group that opposes state legislation that would change abortion laws has had equipment containing membership informati...

Amanda Terkel

More Than 270 State Legislators Nationwide Declare Support For Wisconsin Protests | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- More than 270 state legislators from 44 states and two territories have signed a letter standing with the Democratic state senators in W...