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Here's why Amazon likely passed over Denver for its second headquarters

Denver Business Journal

If there was a single overriding factor that led Amazon (Nasdaq: AMZN) to choose New York City and the Washington, D.C., area over Denver as locations for its second headquarters, it was not what those cities offered financially so much as the absolute size of the potential workforces that will be needed to staff more than 25,000 full-time jobs in each location, the point man for Denver’s bid effort told Denver Business Journal Tuesday.