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Chicago makes its official bid for Amazon HQ2

Jim Dallke
American City Business Journals

Chicago is now officially in the running to land Amazon’s second North American headquarters. Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Gov. Bruce Rauner said today in a joint statement that the Chicago area has officially submitted its bid for Amazon’s HQ2. The bid was submitted electronically on Monday, the first day of the four-day window where Amazon (AMZN) is accepting bids.