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Lazio unapologetic for accepting Wall Street bonus

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Rick Lazio

By Mark Scott

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Buffalo, NY – It's been two weeks since Republican Rick Lazio accepted his party's nomination at a fractious convention in New York City. Since then, Lazio says the party has been coalescing around his candidacy.

State Democrats have criticized Lazio for accepting a one million dollar-plus bonus from JP Morgan at a time when the company was receiving federal bail out funds. In an interview with WBFO News Director Mark Scott, Lazio said he doesn't apologize for that.

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