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Bill Hammond is the CEO of the Texas Association of Business.
Bill Hammond is the CEO of the Texas Association of Business.

Business Group Breaks With Abbott Over Lawsuit

The governing board of the Texas Association of Business (TAB), in a slap at Attorney General Greg Abbott, has voted unanimously to support the merger between American Airlines and US Airways. Abbott, the frontrunning candidate for Texas governor, has joined with the U.S. Justice Department in fighting the merger.