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Source: Fox News

Doug Schoen: Amazon’s cancellation of move to NYC is catastrophic and could hurt far-left Dems at polls

Today 00:34 GMT

Amazon’s announcement Thursday that it is abandoning plans to construct a second corporate headquarters New York City is a catastrophic loss for the city, New York state and the metropolitan region.

If the new position of those on the far left of the party is to oppose any government incentives that will bring jobs to an area that will be a major change and could hurt Democrats at the polls.

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Source: Reuters

Breakingviews - Amazon, NYC shoot selves and each other in foot

Friday 22:44 GMT

The deal Amazon struck with New York Governor Andrew Cuomo and New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio was not the only issue.

The top three nongovernmental companies in NYC by employees, Northwell Health, JPMorgan and Mount Sinai Health System, increased their workforce 8 percent, 4 percent and 5 percent, respectively, between 2016 and 2017, according to Crain’s New York Business. And the Big Apple has a better score for starting a business than the United States as a whole, according to The World Bank.

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