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How corporate America forced Arizona bill’s veto

A production expert at Fast Signs cuts down a sheet of anti-Senate Bill 1062 signs that read “Open For Business To Everyone” on Wednesday in Phoenix. Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer vetoed Senate Bill 1062 on Wednesday. AP Images

NEW YORK — When an important social issue intersected with business in Arizona, Corporate America decided it was time to take a stand. Voicing concern for their employees, customers and bottom lines, prominent companies from American Airlines to Verizon used ...

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Cuomo vetoes volunteer firefighter benefits bills

ALBANY — Gov. Andrew Cuomo vetoed legislation that would have guaranteed job leaves for volunteer firefighters and ambulance workers during emergencies and another bill that would have extended coverage for their injuries in the line of duty outside the areas ...

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