Extra, Extra: More Pork For Newspapers

A welfare bill for New York newspapers? It may sound like a bad joke, but the up-to-$140 million in legal-notice pork that could come from a new business incorporation law recently signed by New York Governor Mario Cuomo should keep the state's newspapers well fed. And that could be important in an election year when Cuomo, facing stiff Republican opposition, needs all the media friends he can get.

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