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Cornyn, Cruz urge Amazon to put new HQ in Texas

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AUSTIN, TX (KAUZ) -

Two U.S. Senators that represent Texas have reached out to Amazon in hopes of making the Lone Star State home for Amazon's newly announced second headquarters. 

Several metropolitan areas in Texas are pursuing the new facility. 

Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) and Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) said, "Everything is bigger in Texas, and that includes our economy, our skilled workforce, and our quality of life.Texas boasts the ideal combination of a talented and highly skilled workforce, limited government, low taxes, and world-class educational institutions. As a result, large multinational corporations and even small start-ups are relocating to, or launching their endeavors in Texas.

The letter was sent to Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos on Wednesday. A copy of the full letter can be found below. 

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