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Amazon opts out of building New York City headquarters
« on: February 14, 2019, 11:35:30 AM »
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Amazon announced Thursday that it is backing out of plans to open a new headquarters in New York City, blaming state and local politicians who "had opposed our presence and will not work with us."

https://www.nbcnews.com/tech/tech-news/amazon-opts-out-building-new-york-city-headquarters-n971636
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Re: Amazon opts out of building New York City headquarters
« Reply #1 on: February 14, 2019, 11:41:23 AM »
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Amazon announced Thursday that it is backing out of plans to open a new headquarters in New York City, blaming state and local politicians who "had opposed our presence and will not work with us."

https://www.nbcnews.com/tech/tech-news/amazon-opts-out-building-new-york-city-headquarters-n971636

This is a major hit on tax revenues for a state that is losing taxpayers by the thousands.
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Re: Amazon opts out of building New York City headquarters
« Reply #2 on: February 14, 2019, 11:55:28 AM »
New York has created an uninhabitable business environment. I would do the same if I were Amazon.

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Re: Amazon opts out of building New York City headquarters
« Reply #3 on: February 14, 2019, 11:58:06 AM »
This is a major hit on tax revenues for a state that is losing taxpayers by the thousands.



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