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Insiders are buzzing that northern Virginia could soon be awarded Amazon's HQ2 as Jeff Bezos makes a high-profile visit to Washington, DC

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Insiders are buzzing that northern Virginia could soon be awarded Amazon's HQ2 as Jeff Bezos makes a high-profile visit to Washington, DC

The Washington, DC, area is buzzing with speculation that Amazon could soon select northern Virginia as the location for its highly sought-after second headquarters, two sources told Business Insider. Amazon has sought to tamp down on that speculation as the company's CEO, Jeff Bezos, makes a high-profile visit to the region. On Tuesday, ahead of a major event on Thursday night where Bezos will be interviewed by the Carlyle Group cofounder David Rubenstein at the DC Economic Club, Amazon told The Washington Post that no announcement would be forthcoming during Bezos' visit to the city. Reached by Business Insider on Thursday, an Amazon representative said they had nothing to add on top of what