Bloomberg 2020

Democratic presidential contender Michael Bloomberg speaks to gun control advocates and victims of gun violence in Aurora, Colo., on Thursday, Dec. 5, 2019. The billionaire former New York City mayor unveiled a gun control policy just steps from one of Colorado's worst mass shootings, calling for a ban on all assault weapons. (AP Photo/Thomas Peipert)
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December 06, 2019 - 12:15 pm
AURORA, Colo. (AP) — For any other candidate, a crowd of just 38 voters at a high-profile policy announcement might be cause for panic. But Michael Bloomberg is not just any candidate. The New York billionaire unveiled his signature plan to end gun violence this week at an invitation-only event in...
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December 05, 2019 - 3:55 pm
AURORA, Colo. (AP) — Democratic presidential contender Michael Bloomberg unveiled a gun control policy on Thursday just steps from the site of one of Colorado's worst mass shootings, calling for a ban on all assault weapons, mandatory permits for gun purchasers and a new position in the White House...
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Democratic presidential candidate and former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg participates in a roundtable on criminal justice reform led by Jackson, Miss., Mayor Chokwe Antar Lumumba at Smith Robertson Museum, Tuesday, Dec. 2, 2019, in Jackson, Miss. Jennifer Jones Austin, CEO and Executive Director of the Federation of Protestant Welfare Agencies and NYC Department of Correction Board Member, listens at left. (Sarah Warnock/The Clarion-Ledger via AP)
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December 04, 2019 - 11:18 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Billionaire Democrat Michael Bloomberg is putting tens of millions of more dollars behind a new television ad casting himself as uniquely qualified to defeat President Donald Trump. The ad is set to begin running Wednesday in all 50 states, including the first four on the...
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FILE - In this Nov. 26, 2019, file photo, Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg speaks to the media in Phoenix. Democrats are narrowing Donald Trump's early spending advantage, with two billionaire White House hopefuls joining established party groups to target the president in key battleground states that are likely to determine the outcome of next year's election.(AP Photo/Rick Scuteri, File)
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December 03, 2019 - 6:02 pm
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Michael Bloomberg expressed regret on Tuesday for the impact his hard-line policing tactics had on minorities during his time as New York City mayor and pledged during a meeting with advocates of reform to focus on criminal justice reform if elected president. “One of the...
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Democratic Presidential candidate, Michael Bloomberg during remarks to the media at the Hilton Hotel on his first campaign stop in Norfolk, Va. Monday, Nov. 25, 2019. (AP Photo/Bill Tiernan)
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November 27, 2019 - 6:40 pm
Michael Bloomberg has hired a top staff member from a rival Democratic campaign for his nascent presidential bid. His campaign spokespeople said Wednesday that Kelly Mehlenbacher has joined as deputy chief operating officer. She had been working for California Sen. Kamala Harris’ 2020 presidential...
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Michael Bloomberg campaigns in Arizona
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David Caplan
November 26, 2019 - 5:19 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Michael Bloomberg on Tuesday headed to Arizona, where he filed the paperwork to be on the state's Democratic primary ballot and met with voters about his presidential run. WEB EXTRA: INTERIVEW WITH CAMPAIGN SURROGATE DENNIS WALCOTT The former New York City mayor stopped by...
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Newly announced Democratic presidential candidate, former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg meets with Virginia House Delegate-Elect Nancy Guy at a coffee shop on November 25, 2019 in Norfolk, Virginia.
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David Caplan
November 25, 2019 - 4:46 pm
NORFOLK, Va. (1010 WINS) -- Michael Bloomberg headed to Virginia Monday for his first public appearance since announcing his presidential bid on Sunday. Virginia is part of the former NYC mayor's strategy of focusing on states with primaries on Super Tuesday. Bloomberg, 77, visited Selden Market in...
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FILE - In this Nov. 30, 2018 file photo, former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg speaks with members of the media at The Bridge Way School in Philadelphia. With Bloomberg now running for president, the news service that bears his name said Sunday, Nov. 24, 2019, it will not “investigate” him or any of his Democratic rivals, and Bloomberg Opinion will no longer run unsigned editorials. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
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November 25, 2019 - 1:41 pm
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, who just joined the crowded race for the Democratic presidential nomination, has resigned his post as the United Nations special envoy for climate action. U.N. spokesman Stephane Dujarric said Monday that Bloomberg sent a letter to...
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November 24, 2019 - 6:30 pm
Michael Bloomberg has officially entered the 2020 presidential race.
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David Caplan
November 22, 2019 - 5:41 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- As more and more signs point to a 2020 run by Michael Bloomberg, comes word that the former New York City mayor is spending at least $31 million in ad buys in multiple states -- including New York -- for next week alone, and not surprisingly, it's rubbing his potential...
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