THE BAD APPLE: De Blasio Hints Bezos ‘Family’ Problems Behind Amazon's Decision to Abandon NYC

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Big Apple Mayor Bill de Blasio deflected criticism over Amazon’s move to abandon New York City following widespread criticism from liberal lawmakers Friday; bizarrely suggesting CEO Jeff Bezos’ “family” problems was behind the decision.

“I think we can all say that unusual things were happening within the Amazon family at that moment in time,” said de Blasio on MSNBC. “And that was said politely. There was clearly some unusual factors happening. We know who the ultimate decision-maker is.”

“I only am saying it was an unusual environment,” de Blasio said