Debate over immigration bill persists
by Ricky Leroux
04:00 AM, Sunday, April 19
ATLANTA — The General Assembly’s 2015 session might be over, but the debate over a bill that would change residency requirements to obtain a driver’s license in Georgia rages on. State Sen. Josh McKoon (R-Columbus) said he filed Senate Bill 6 to p...

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