Ex-Cuomo officials slam $600M from state for Bills’ stadium that’s not even in Buffalo

Former state officials who worked under ex-Gov. Cuomo Andrew Cuomo sacked successor Kathy Hochul for agreeing to give the owners of the Buffalo Bills $600 million in taxpayer funds to build a new stadium that won’t even be located in New York’s second largest city.

A state official familiar with preliminary discussions for a new Bills’ stadium said Cuomo wanted it built in the City of Buffalo as part of urban renewal instead of suburban Orchard Park, where the current stadium is located.

 “We would not have done a deal with a stadium in the suburbs. It had to be in downtown Buffalo,” said a former Cuomo

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