US 2020 hopeful Bloomberg promises 'open office' White House
After a Donald Trump White House riddled with intrigue, US presidential hopeful Michael Bloomberg on Monday said he'd do business in an "open office" if he wins the 2020 election. After a Donald Trump White House riddled with intrigue, US presidential hopeful Michael Bloomberg on Monday said he'd do business in an "open office" if he wins the 2020 election.
Mike Bloomberg ’ s massive network of terminals quietly promoted his campaign website . They also claim that it was an honest mistake, saying “ Mike ” had pointed to Bloomberg ’ s personal website since the 1990 s , a website that didn’t previously feature his presidential candidacy but was instead
“ Mike Bloomberg just stabbed the journalistic heart of his news organization,” Margaret Sullivan declared in her Washington Post column dissecting the matter. If he wanted to, Mike Bloomberg could theoretically put an end to the whole controversy with a quick call to his editor.
Michael Bloomberg temporarily had a tiny but extremely questionable advantage in the 2020 presidential race: if you typed “Mike” into one of his company’s roughly 325,000 news terminals around the globe, you were redirected to his campaign site,.
The FT made this GIF, so you can see for yourself just how fully that query thrust you into Bloomberg’s candidacy:
Apparently, the FT’s story caused the former New York City mayor to reconsider, though. A Bloomberg spokesperson tells The Verge that the redirect now goes to his biography page instead. They also claim that it was an honest mistake, saying “Mike” had pointed to Bloomberg’s personal website since the 1990s, a website that didn’t previously feature his presidential candidacy but was instead focused on his philanthropic work. The spokesperson said they’d made a mistake not to change the redirect when the nature of his website changed.
Mike Bloomberg apologizes for calling Cory Booker "well spoken"
"I probably shouldn't have used the word, but I could just tell you he is a friend of mine," Bloomberg said."Cory Booker endorsed me a number of times and I endorsed Cory Booker a number of times," Bloomberg told King. "He's very well-spoken. He's got some good ideas. It would be better the more diverse any group is. But the public is out there picking and choosing and narrowing down this field.
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In the wake of Bloomberg ' s official presidential campaign launch on Nov. While Bloomberg ' s team has said it would focus most of its online ads against President Donald Trump, many of the digital spots appear to be more focused on the former mayor and his track record instead.
As I just emailed— Ty Trippet (@ttrippet) : "We've updated that function to go to the bio page just like anyone else. Thanks for pointing out what was clearly an oversight when the site became a campaign site."
It’s not like the Bloomberg Terminal redirect would have necessarily been a huge boon for Bloomberg’s candidacy. After all, there are only 325,000 of these expensive $20,000-a-year terminals around the world, only a fraction of them in the US, and which are mostly in the hands of stock traders and news publications who would undoubtedly be aware that he’s running for president. But after (or his Democratic opponents), it felt worth mentioning that Bloomberg may have unfairly used his terminal as well.
A Bloomberg spokesperson initially suggested to the FT that this redirect wasn’t out of the ordinary, pointing out that it had been used to promote Bloomberg’s books. I probably don’t have to point out that the stakes are a lot higher now.
United States: Michael Bloomberg declares himself a candidate for the Democratic primary
Ninth world fortune, he enters the already filled field of the contenders for the nomination.
Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced Sunday he is a candidate for the Democratic nomination for the presidential election. US presidential election of 2020. "I am a presidential candidate to beat Donald Trump and rebuild America," said the 77-year-old billionaire on his website.
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The one who led New York from 2002 to 2013 had multiplied in recent weeks preparations for his expected candidacy, registering on Thursday among the Federal Electoral Commission.
Ninth world fortune after Forbes,launched a television advertising campaign for a record $ 31 million that same day.
"We can not afford another four years of unethical and unthinking action by Donald Trump," he said. "It represents an existential threat to our country and our values and if we win a new mandate, we could never recover."A total of 18 candidates
In addition to Michael Bloomberg, 17 other candidates are still in contention to win the Democratic primary. Thehead has consolidated in recent months with as a favorite the former vice president of Barack Obama, , a moderate followed by two clearly marked candidates on the left: Senators and .
But the youngest of the race, 37-year-old Pete Buttigieg, has seen a meteoric rise in polls in Iowa since the end of October, a key state as he will vote first on February 3, and in New Hampshire, which will follow. just after, February 11th.
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