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MTA sweetens contract offer to LIRR workers

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NEW YORK (AP) — With less than a month before a potentially crippling Long Island Rail Road strike, the Metropolitan Transportation Authority offered a new proposal to union workers. But the LIRR union's lead negotiator Anthony Simon says the offer is still not what the unions want. The MTA said Tuesday it has offered a 17 percent wage increase over seven years. Its earlier offer called for an...

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