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Despite business warnings, GOP moves ahead with voting bills

2 days ago   |   By Chron

AUSTIN, Texas - Republican lawmakers around the country are pressing ahead with efforts to tighten voting laws, despite growing warnings from business leaders that the measures could harm democracy and the economic climate.
More than 50 companies and business organizations, including some in Texas, released an open letter on Tuesday expressing opposition to “any changes” that would make it harder to vote in that state. The letter - signed by American Airlines, Microsoft Corp., HP Inc., Patagonia, Levi Strauss & Co. and others - comes amid votes on legislation that critics say would place...
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Texas Business Leaders And Major Corporations-Including Microsoft, HP-Blast State's ‘Voter Suppression' Bills

2 days ago   |   By Forbes

Business leaders in the state are warning state lawmakers not to impose the new restrictions they've proposed.
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