The best of dramatic MMA vote in NY

The action in New York surrounding the vote to legalize professional MMA in New York on Tuesday, March 22 was ... interesting. Before the vote passed there were several hours of vigorous debate for and against the bill on the state assembly floor. Some of the exchanges made for some fascinating entertainment.

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To join the conversation on social media use: #MMANY or #MMA4NY. Here's the recap of today's drama.


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