De Blasio on Amazon HQ: Must ‘Hold Their Feet to the Fire’ on Progressive Values

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio said Amazon should adapt to NYC’s progressive culture in bringing a corporate headquarters to the city, and vowed to “hold their feet to the fire” to reap community benefits out of the online giant.

(From PJ Media)

Amazon coming here means they’re now in our environment with our values as New Yorkers, as a progressive place, he continued. We want to see jobs for public housing residents, we want to see unionized employees in the distribution centers, and we’re going to fight for that.