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Amazon is planning a new expansion in Austin, but says it isn’t connected to HQ2

Amazon will be creating 800 tech-focused jobs in Austin, Texas.
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.

New Yorkers are blaming ‘villain’ Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez after Amazon abandoned its HQ2 plans

When Amazon announced it was pulling out of New York, it laid the blame squarely with politicians but did not name names.
Amazon will eventually locate 25,000 workers in Arlington County, Virginia, as part of its HQ2.

Amazon’s HQ2 in Virginia just cleared a major hurdle, and it reveals a key difference from its New York project

Arlington's county board on Saturday approved a $23 million incentives package for the planned Amazon expansion known as HQ2.

Rent in Queens fell after Amazon backed out of plans to build its HQ2 there

Rental prices and new leases in Queens fell last month after Amazon backed out of plans to build its second headquarters there.
Billionaire investor Sam Zell

Billionaire investor Sam Zell calls congressman’s argument about Amazon’s New York HQ2 deal a ‘crock of s—‘ in a hot-mic...

Rep. Gregory Meeks said that any deal with Amazon should be "inclusive." Sam Zell apparently did not agree with that argument.
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is not against wooing Amazon back to New York, but she says the firm must listen to locals

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez said she understood Gov. Andrew Cuomo's efforts to re-engage Amazon.
"We have a problem in America called spatial geographic inequality."

People are criticizing Bill Maher for being ‘elitist’ after he said people in Republican states are jealous of the ‘prosperity party...

Bill Maher recently claimed that Americans living in red states "want to be" those in blue states, where people are "having a big prosperity party."
A composite image of Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (right) and a billboard funded by the Job Creators Network, erected in New York's Times Square, attacking her for the termination of Amazon's HQ2 deal with New York.

‘Hey AOC, saw your wack tweet’: Conservative business group escalates Times Square billboard feud with Ocasio-Cortez over Amazon HQ2 pullo...

The Job Creators Network put up a billboard in Times Square blaming Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez for Amazon terminating its HQ2 plan in New York.
A protest against Amazon's plans to build a second headquarters in Queens, New York.

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez hits back at Times Square billboard that blames her for Amazon canceling its New York HQ2

"Thanks For Nothing, AOC," the billboard said. Ocasio-Cortez said the sign was funded by billionaires advocating "dark money & anti-worker policies."
The skyline is already littered with high-rises and construction cranes.

Virginia is now the sole winner of Amazon’s HQ2. Here’s what its planned neighborhood looks like right now.

Amazon is locating its second headquarters in National Landing, Virginia, a newly created area close to Washington, D.C. Here's what it looks like today.