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"Of our public money in the hopes that some of it will come back to us has been discredited for a long time. And it's not the way we should be doing economic development. Senator Gina says reports that Amazon may pull out of their deal with New York due to local opposition is Amazon's attempt at starting us and threatening that they might not come. If we don't give into their demands Senator juniors took part in a persuasion campaign by anti Amazon activists where they went door to door here. The queen's bridge houses. Any out information about why the Amazon deal is bad for New York in Long Island city, Mike, smells, WCBS NewsRadio. Eight eighty waiting in the wings is Connecticut. Governor Ned Lamont says he put a team together that includes the former CEO's of PepsiCo and Webster Bank. Just in case. There's a chance to win over Amazon. They've already reached out as well to let them know they're interested the original plan that was pitched by the state back in October of two thousand seventeen offered sites in either the Stanford or Hartford regions neither they'll make the top twenty list when Amazon put that out last year. Official Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren announced today she is running for president. This is the fight of our lives. The fight to build an America where dreams are possible. And America that works for everyone. She says she'll focus on worker's rights spare wages access to healthcare. Cbs's Steve Dorsey with more on her kickoff event, Warren announced her presidential campaign in Lawrence Massachusetts in old New England mill town, it's where women textile workers walked off the job one hundred seven years ago in protest of low and dangerous working conditions. The strike grew to include thousands of other nearby workers before local mill owners gave in more in his one of four women seeking the democratic nomination. At least so far alongside senators Kamla Harris, Kristen gillibrand, congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard. There is a chance we could see another woman entered the races early as tomorrow, Minnesota Senator Amy klobuchar expected to host a rally in Minneapolis tomorrow. She teas that event. Earlier in the week on MSNBC. She also sent out a tweet saying join us heading into the weekend. Another some other potential candidates include former vice president Joe Biden federal Rourke were expecting to hear announcements on their decisions sometime soon. It's been a horrific week in Virginia. That's how governor Ralph Northam described. He talked to the Washington Post today and its first interview since a black face controversy set off a worldwide of events that ended with all three of the state's top elected officials facing calls for their resignation north, and because of the black faced controversy is Lieutenant governor because of two women claiming that they were sexually assaulted by the Lieutenant governor, and the attorney general the state attorney general Marquette also acknowledged that he wore black face when he was in college and says, though, he has no plans to step down telling the post he's determined to spend the remaining three years of his term pursuing equity. I'm Jim Krasula. The Democratic Party of Virginia has joined the growing list of those calling for Lieutenant governor Justin Fairfax to resign. The party is issued a statement saying Fairfax can't assertive affectively after two women make credible allegations of sexual assault. Fairfax has emphatically denied both accusations ad says he. Won't step down. At least one state lawmaker says he'll introduce articles of impeachment against Fairfax on Monday. If he is ousted a replacement could be named by governor north of President Trump will hold his second summit with North Korea's Kim Jong UN at the end of the month in Vietnam. This after a US special Representative for four North Korea spent three days in Pyongyang reporter, Don Kirk with more from Seoul, South Korea. We don't know what's going to be on the agenda. We don't know where it's going another issue. Besides the end of war declaration is that of sanctions US and UN sanctions imposed on North Korea as a result of this nuclear and missile tests. The north has been tested a missile since November of two thousand seventeen on Twitter. Trump complimented Kim Jong UN saying North Korea will become a great economic powerhouse a different kind of rocket an economic one. He said, it's six thirty six.."