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September 3, 2013

GOP senator who OK'd New York's gay marriage given $90K job by Cuomo

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Niagara Gazette — Dick Dadey, of the good-government group Citizens Union, said he doubts the job, first reported on Friday by WHAM in Rochester, was a reward for Alesi's vote.

"It isn't as if he made his marriage vote three years ago contingent on being appointed to a state position years later," Dadey said. "The only possible matter in question would be if there was a quid pro quo at the time, and it's hard to believe that there was such a calculation made three years ago."

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