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New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio slammed Amazon for canceling its HQ2 project, calling it ‘an abuse of corporate power’

Sunday's "Meet the Press" stoked sharp condemnation from New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio on Amazon's decision to cancel it's New York City HQ2.
New York Mayor Bill de Blasio

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio slams Amazon and local politicians for ‘pulling out in the dead of night’ from Long Island City HQ2 dea...

The mayor also expressed "a lot of frustration" with local politicians who opposed the deal.

‘They should be held accountable’: Andrew Cuomo rails against local Democratic lawmakers who opposed Amazon HQ2 in Long Island City

"A small group of politicians put their own narrow political interests above their community," Cuomo said in a sternly worded statement.

Here’s how politicians and tech execs are reacting to the surprise news of Amazon pulling HQ2 from New York City

Now that plans for HQ2 in New York have been scrapped, many of HQ2's biggest opponents are celebrating, while proponents are lashing out at Amazon.

New York politicians appear stunned but defiant over Amazon’s abrupt cancellation of move to Long Island City

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said, "If Amazon can't recognize what that's worth, its competitors will."

Mayor Bill de Blasio slams Amazon for scrapping its HQ2 project in New York City

Mayor Bill De Blasio has criticized Amazon for canceling its plans to build part of its HQ2 in New York City.
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announce Amazon's decision to bring HQ2 to Queens.

Amazon’s HQ2 deal with New York is officially off — and it means the state and the city could lose out on $27.5 billion in tax revenue

Amazon announced it would pull HQ2 from New York City, meaning the state and city could lose out on $27.5 billion in tax revenue, a study found.
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo speaks during an announcement at The Moynihan Train Hall in New York City, U.S., August 17, 2017.

Andrew Cuomo claims media is bashing the Amazon HQ2 deal because they compete with the Jeff Bezos-owned Washington Post

New York governor Andrew Cuomo said that Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos' ownership of the Washington Post is making the backlash to the HQ2 deal worse.
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and New York Governor Andrew Cuomo at Tuesday's press conference.

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio says he will continue to boycott Amazon as the state offers more than $1.5 billion for its HQ2

Mayor Bill de Blasio said it was "a great day for New York City" now that HQ2 is coming to town. That doesn't mean he's going to become a customer.

‘This blows away anything we’ve ever seen’: Andrew Cuomo and Bill de Blasio held a jubilant press conference announcing Amazon HQ2 i...

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio celebrated their controversial deal with Amazon to bring HQ2 to Queens.