Except, NYS taxpayers were the ones expected to front Amazon 3 BILLION, UP FRONT and Cuomo Corruption Inc KNEW Amazon would only employ 50 full time workers in the Queens facility, most from OUT OF STATE! This fictional 25,000 slaves would be underpaid, over worked delivery drivers. Look into how “great” those jobs are in the Florida region!
“New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, two normally fractious Democrats who put aside their political rivalry to support Amazon’s bid and its promise of 25,000 jobs and $2.5 billion in investment.”
Another lie by media AND Cuomo, this had zero to do with socialist progressive pols and everything to do with on the street conservatives! The AOC and other socialists jumped on OUR WINNING BAND WAGON!!
“opposition by progressives, who criticized the idea of giving $3 billion in taxpayer subsidies to one of the world’s biggest companies, headed by the world’s wealthiest man, Jeff Bezos.”
Read more: https://www.politico.com/states/new-york/albany/story/2019/02/14/how-amazon-flunked-politics-101-in-new-york-855075