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Cuomo wants to limit pre-employment credit checks

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo arrives to deliver his annual State of the State address at the Empire State Plaza Convention Center on Wednesday in Albany. He delivered a broad, election-year agenda promoting a property tax freeze, tougher anti-corruption laws and a modernization of New York City’s airports. AP Images

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo wants to prohibit pre-employment credit checks for most jobs. The Democrat’s proposal would prevent employers from requiring credit checks of as a hiring requirement. Cuomo announced the measure Tuesday. Cuomo argues ...

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