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Amazon incentive bill sails through the General Assembly. Governor's next.

Katie Arcieri
Amazon incentive bill sails through the General Assembly. Governor's next.

The Virginia House of Delegates on Monday overwhelmingly backed legislation to provide Amazon.com Inc. with up to $750 million in incentives for opening a second headquarters in Arlington. The Major Headquarters Workforce Grant Fund, passed by the Senate last week, earned House approval by an 83-16 vote. Del. Alfonso Lopez, whose 49th District abuts Crystal City, opposed the measure.