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Vote Expected Today Over Islamic Center In NYC

New York City Commissioners are getting ready to vote on whether to grant landmark status for ground zero Mosque site.

While the public vote has been the focus of much debate about the planned Islamic center and Mosque, the commission cannot prevent the developers from building such a community center.

New York City Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg and other city leaders support the Islamic center.

Opponents have argued against a Mosque being so close to the scene of the nation's worst terrorist attack.

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