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Companies offer rebuke of Tennessee’s anti-LGBT adoption law

(AP) – Almost three dozen big companies and more than 100 small businesses in Tennessee are predicting economic backlash from a newly enacted adoption sta...
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(AP) – Almost three dozen big companies and more than 100small businesses in Tennessee are predicting economic backlash from a newlyenacted adoption state law and other proposals that target LGBT people.

A letter from the likes of Amazon, Nike and Nissan to state officials offers the most wide-spanning rebuke to date of the law signed by Republican Gov. Bill Lee. Representatives from Dell, Warner Music Nashville, Postmates, Nashville Soccer Club spoke at a Nashville news conference announcing the letter.

(READ THE LETTER HERE.)

A Postmates representative said the food delivery company might not go through with plans to add to its base of 650 employees in Nashville over the legislation.