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Business Council PAC Announces Gubernatorial Endorsement

The Business Council of New York State’s Political Action Committee (PAC) announced its support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo for a third term as governor of New York State. Read a statement from The Business Council’s President and CEO, Heather C. Briccetti, Esq.

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New York State Election Law Requirements Regarding Employees Time Off to Vote

Election Day is Tuesday, November 6th and our associate member Jackson Lewis PC recently shared some important law requirements regarding employee voting time off. 

New York Election Law § 3-110 states that an employee is entitled to a sufficient amount of leave time that, when added to the employee’s available time outside of working hours, will enable the employee to vote. Four hours is considered  

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Election 2012: Voter Education Is Key to Manufacturing’s Success

By Ned Monroe, NAM, senior vice president, external affairs

This January not only marked the start of a new business year; it also kicked off a critical presidential election year. Candidates are flooding the airwaves and social media sites with their plans to improve the economy and support manufacturers in America. Whether running for the White House or the court house, candidates are discussing  

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