Matt Day

Seattle Times


Business reporter at the Seattle Times.

Matt Day on KCRW

Amazon wants to build a second headquarters, and it’s invited U.S. cities to make an offer.

What cities might not know as they compete to host Amazon's HQ2

Amazon wants to build a second headquarters, and it’s invited U.S. cities to make an offer.

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