One Reason Why Amazon’s HQ2 Announcement Could Come After November 6

There has been much speculation about when exactly Amazon will announce its HQ2 location before the end of the year. There’s one good reason that that announcement won’t happen until after November 6: Amazon’s lobbying efforts.

With Amazon lobbying various state and federal officials on various fronts – from the DoD AWS contract to the number of pharmacists it will need to employ, as this BizJournals note mentions – the company may not want to tip its hand too early and risk alienating certain politicians prior to election day.

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