Madaleno: Invest in UMD to Bring Amazon’s to College Park
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Democratic contender for Maryland's governor's seat Rich Madaleno released a plan Monday suggesting the state attract a new headquarters for online retailer Amazon by investing $1 billion in the University of Maryland.

Madaleno said that the plan would aim to bring Amazon to College Park.

The plan would pump $250 million into UMD annually over four years. Amazon would have input on which academic programs receive the money, according to a press release.

This plan allows Maryland to offer the...


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