SEATTLE — Amazon has hit the pause button on projects affecting 7,000 jobs. An economic study commissioned by the Seattle Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce says a permanent halt will cost the city $3.5 billion in economic impact.
"All those lost wages, in terms for paying of houses, going to restaurants, going grocery shopping -- those impacts all filtered down into where there's just less money in the economy," said economist Morgan, Shook of EconNorthwest.
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