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Paterson Vetoes Bills Aimed To Protect Disabled

11/18/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP/ 1010 WINS) -- Several bills intended to protect the disabled from discrimination and abuse were among the 18 that New York Gov. David Paterson vetoed Thursday.

The bills would have cost taxpayers $28 million in the next two years, Paterson said, including unfunded mandates on local governments.

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