Reply to post: It's the jobs

Eggheads: Cities, don't woo rich Amazon with sweetheart HQ deals

Lee Mulcahy

It's the jobs

Never mind that the benefit is to Amazon, not Bezos directly (granted, he will benefit), the main benefit I see is the promised jobs. Yes, it will cost the city and county, but if they do not pass a significant amount to their citizens via taxes, it might be worth doing.

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