Construction continues in April on three large, glass-covered domes as part of an expansion of the Amazon.com campus in downtown Seattle. Amazon said Sept. 7 it will spend more than $5 billion to build another headquarters in North America to house as many as 50,000 employees.
Construction continues in April on three large, glass-covered domes as part of an expansion of the Amazon.com campus in downtown Seattle. Amazon said Sept. 7 it will spend more than $5 billion to build another headquarters in North America to house as many as 50,000 employees. Elaine Thompson Associated Press
Construction continues in April on three large, glass-covered domes as part of an expansion of the Amazon.com campus in downtown Seattle. Amazon said Sept. 7 it will spend more than $5 billion to build another headquarters in North America to house as many as 50,000 employees. Elaine Thompson Associated Press
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The deck is stacked against Sacramento in Amazon headquarters sweepstakes

September 12, 2017 02:15 PM

UPDATED September 13, 2017 07:57 AM

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Foon Rhee, an associate editor, joined the The Sacramento Bee’s editorial board in February 2010 after reporting and editing for newspapers in Massachusetts and North Carolina and keeping his opinions to himself. He graduated from Duke and went to graduate school during a fellowship at the University of Hawaii. Foon Rhee can be reached at frhee@sacbee.com or 916-321-1913. Twitter: @foonrhee.