Tag: amazon

Kean blames Murphy’s tax hikes for N.J. blowing the Amazon HQ2 bid

TRENTON, N.J. — Amazon HQ2 will apparently involve a HQ3 too, Save Jerseyans. Neither site will be in New Jersey. According to published reports Tuesday, Amazon is planning to split HQ2 between two separate locations hundreds of miles apart: Queens (NYC) Read More

N.J. makes final list for Amazon’s second HQ competition

Trenton’s adoption of an obscene and controversial tax credit package may yet win over Amazon in the nation-wide search for a location for its second headquarters, Save Jerseyans. The company announced on Thursday morning that Newark, New Jersey made the Read More

ROONEY RANTS: Amazon tax credits represent everything that’s wrong with N.J. government

It’s a sorry pass when the only way to get anyone to do business in your state is to effectively bribe them across the bridges and tunnels, Save Jerseyans. What I’ve described is EXACTLY the current situation under the State House Read More

As Amazon HQ contest continues, AFP pushes back against Christie’s “corporate handouts”

New Jersey’s multi-billion dollar flirtation with Amazon and its new second North American headquarters is making national headlines but also earning derision from critics of the Christie Administration’s jobs creation tactics. On Tuesday, Americans for Prosperity-New Jersey (AFP-NJ) hit back at Read More

Atlantic City rolls dice on bid to woo Amazon HQ2

ATLANTIC CITY — Atlantic City has joined a growing list of New Jersey towns that trying to convince Amazon it’s the perfect place for the company’s second headquarters. The city touted access Atlantic City International Airport, its favorable tax incentive Read More