New York Governor Andrew Cuomo lined up a list of supporters for company to change its mind and build an 3 parcel headquarters in Long Island City/Queens, NYC.... He got the NY Times to feature the list on its pages.... Now Bloomberg Business is reporting that a big … [Read more...] about There are some that think Amazon will change it’s mind about no Queens NYC HQ…..
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The promise to do so ran into problems trying to get the legalization idea for more revenue with the state lawmakers.... Cuomo is having a rough time these days.... Amazon won't come and build.... Trump won't ok a tunnel between NY-NJ.... And the Islanders stadium at … [Read more...] about NY Gov Cuomo will not ask for marijuana legalization …..
Newsday does on piece on the last minute talks between The New York Governor, Two New York labor guys and top management of Amazon.... The group , it's reported, had settled on a 'frame work' for possible union acceptance of workers at the Amazon Long Island City , Queens … [Read more...] about A handshake on unions’ framework in the Amazon talks …Then CEO Bezo? …..’We don’t talk to people, we tell them.’…
The unwelcome for Amazon has made the Governor a loser, something he has seldom experience in office.... This IS about Democrats vs Democrats in New York City and State.... New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) is blasting his fellow state Democratic lawmakers over Amazon pulling … [Read more...] about NY Gov Cuomo is angry at his party’s lawmakers over Amazon cancellation….
The opposition to the move got what they wanted.... The company has decided to NOT bring thousands of jobs and millions to a 'Big Apple' suburb that mounted a strong and loud political opposition..... This is a punch in the gut to New York Democratic Governor Andrew Cuomo … [Read more...] about Breaking!….Amazon will NOT locate a Headquarters in Queens NYC….
Yesterday we featured a post that reported that Amazon was thinking of walking away from locating it's international headquarters in Long Island City, Queens , New York.... Today we get several things in response to the story first reported in the Washington Post.... Amazon … [Read more...] about Amazon Long Island City move politics heat up….
Their luck ran out.... There ability to leverage their power by thumbing their noses at their own party is over.... The group huddled with Republicans and Republicans are aligned with Trump and THAT isn't popular in Blue state New York... This is gonna make NY State … [Read more...] about New York State Democrats who caucused with GOPer’s are voted out….
National: Pres-2020/NY-Gov: Andrew Cuomo made an interesting statement yesterday, saying that America was never great (amid a generic statement about women’s rights). Variations on that statement have become something of a rallying cry for the far-left since Trump coined … [Read more...] about Political Roundup for August 16th, 2018…Cuomo…Voting Age…RRH Elections