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  • Mini-Mike Just Quietly Bailed Out the DNC

    03/22/2020 2:43:00 PM PDT · by EyesOfTX · 12 replies
    DB Daily Update ^ | David Blackmon
    Campaign finance laws? What campaign finance laws? – Apparently, federal campaign finance laws never envisioned the scam just pulled off by Mini-Mike Bloomberg. I told you when he got into the race that this was all a scam, that he wasn’t really seriously seeking the nomination, and his actions since that time only made my case. Stop Dieting - Get Life Long Results Noom uses technology to help you get healthy. Learn more! Here’s how the scam worked: In most campaign seasons both the RNC and DNC are flush with money and able to throw millions around to vulnerable campaigns...
  • Bloomberg takes credit for leading NYC through 9/11 — when Giuliani was mayor

    02/27/2020 6:34:54 AM PST · by ChicagoConservative27 · 26 replies
    nypost ^ | 02/26/2020 | Ebony Bowden
    Presidential hopeful Mike Bloomberg takes credit for leading New York “through” the 9/11 attacks in a campaign ad. But there’s one problem: He didn’t become mayor until four months later. Touting his leadership chops, the billionaire released a 30-second video including the claim. “I led a complex, diverse city through 9/11 and I have common-sense plans to move America away from the chaos to progress,” Bloomberg, 78, is seen saying at a campaign rally. But Rudy Giuliani was mayor during the attacks, and he didn’t hand Bloomberg the keys to Gracie Mansion until Jan. 1, 2002.
  • Mike Bloomberg pumped nearly $1B into failed presidential bid

    03/20/2020 2:31:27 PM PDT · by conservative98 · 52 replies
    NY Post ^ | March 20, 2020 | 5:16pm | Ebony Bowden
    WASHINGTON — Mike Bloomberg’s failed White House bid cost the media mogul nearly $1 billion, according to a new FEC filing — double what was previously reported. The total cost of the Big Apple billionaire’s fully self-funded campaign was a stunning $935,360,675.56, the filing made public Friday shows.
  • Benedict Bloomberg: Billionaire Reneging on Plan to Back Dem Nominee?

    03/20/2020 1:43:49 PM PDT · by JV3MRC · 24 replies
    NewsBusters ^ | 3/20/2020 | Joseph Vazquez
    Promises made, promises — not kept? Failed 2020 Democratic presidential primary candidate Michael Bloomberg is now backtracking on his promise to use his multimillion-dollar campaign to support the presumptive Democratic nominee, according to NBC News’ Maura Barrett. Barrett stated in a tweet that “@MikeBloomberg is scrapping his plan to fund an independent expenditure campaign to support the Democratic nominee (he's endorsed @JoeBiden).” Bloomberg had promised to spend “$2 billion on either his own campaign or to help finance a Democratic nominee to unseat President Trump in the 2020 general election,” according to Fox Business Jan. 17.
  • Bloomberg's Proudest Moment: When He Supported the Ground Zero Mosque.

    03/09/2020 7:30:23 PM PDT · by E. Pluribus Unum · 18 replies
    Before he folded his presidential campaign and turned to trolling President Trump on Twitter, former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg declared at AIPAC last Monday: “I was never prouder than when I stood in the shadow of the Statue of Liberty and argued that Muslims had every right to build a Mosque anywhere in our city, including near the World Trade Center.” He may have been proud, but he was not successful. The infamous Ground Zero Mosque was Bloomberg’s pet project and was hailed by all the leftist intelligentsia, including Barack Obama, but the planned 16-story structure was not...
  • Black Voters Turn Their Backs on Mike Bloomberg During Church Service

    03/01/2020 2:11:03 PM PST · by E. Pluribus Unum · 93 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 1 Mar 2020 | Kyle Morris
    Congregants of a historically black church in Selma, Alabama, turned their backs on Democrat presidential hopeful Mike Bloomberg on Sunday as he addressed them. The protest, which remained silent and peaceful, took place as Bloomberg was giving a speech on the 55th anniversary of “Bloody Sunday,” a day when police attacked black citizens during a civil rights march in the town. Several images shared to social media on Sunday showed both black and white voters standing with their backs turned to Bloomberg in Selma’s Brown Chapel AME Church. Multiple attendees at #BloodySunday service are turning their backs on @MikeBloomberg as...
  • Bloomberg’s ‘mercenaries’: Billionaire Dem funding network of climate lawyers inside state AG offices

    02/18/2020 7:15:05 AM PST · by Blood of Tyrants · 14 replies
    Fox News ^ | 2/18/2020 | Tyler Olson
    A program funded by 2020 presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg is paying the salaries of lawyers who are farmed out to liberal state attorney general offices to pursue climate-based litigation -- a compact critics say amounts to Bloomberg buying state law enforcement employees to advance his preferred political agenda. The arrangement, which currently pays the salaries of Special Assistant Attorneys General (SAAGs) in 10 Democratic AG offices, is drawing new scrutiny now that Bloomberg is running for president. The New York University School of Law's State Energy & Environmental Impact Center, which was started in 2017 with $5.6 million from Bloomberg's...
  • Opinion: The Immorality of Democrat Thought

    02/18/2020 7:01:48 AM PST · by Heartlander · 6 replies
    Red State ^ | February 18, 2020 | Mike Ford
    Opinion: The Immorality of Democrat Thought We are fast approaching a tipping point in these United States of America. It seems as though an increasing percentage of the electorate believes that the purpose of the sovereign franchise is to vote themselves an ever-expanding portion of the public treasury. There seems to be this idea that just because one person has a need, perhaps a really significant, life or death need, that it is the business of government to force other citizens to respond to that need with their own labor or property.Part of this thought process comes from a false...
  • Poll: Bloomberg, Sanders Neck-And-Neck In Virginia

    02/18/2020 4:11:56 AM PST · by Helicondelta · 38 replies
    thehill.com ^ | February 18, 2020
    Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg and Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) are running neck-and-neck for the top spot in Virginia’s upcoming Democratic presidential primary, according to a Monmouth University survey released early Tuesday. The poll shows Bloomberg and Sanders tied in the Old Dominion at 22 percent, followed by former Vice President Joe Biden at 18 percent. Only one other candidate, former South Bend, Ind,. Mayor Pete Buttigieg, registered double-digit support in the commonwealth at 11 percent
  • Bloomberg’s Business Nanny. The Sustainability Accounting board is a stalking horse for progressive politics.

    02/17/2020 5:15:16 PM PST · by karpov · 6 replies
    Wall Street Journal ^ | February 17, 2020 | WSJ Editorial Board
    BlackRock CEO Larry Fink recently made a splash by threatening to vote against corporate managers who don’t disclose an array of non-financial information as directed by the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board. But what is SASB, and where is this all going? Michael Bloomberg founded SASB in 2011 as a shadow regulator for his policy agenda. SASB claims to be modelled on the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB), a nonprofit with the imprimatur of the Securities and Exchange Commission that regulates how corporations account for and disclose financial information. SASB’s nine-member standards board issues guidelines for what kinds of sustainability information...
  • Mike Bloomberg blasts ‘Bernie Bros’ in new campaign ad

    02/17/2020 2:49:49 PM PST · by ChicagoConservative27 · 11 replies
    nypost ^ | 02/17/2020 | Bob Fredericks
    Mike Bloomberg’s campaign on Monday launched a new ad ripping the so-called “Bernie Bros” for using online bullying tactics against anyone who opposes Sen. Bernie Sanders. “We need to unite to defeat Trump in November. This type of ‘energy’ is not going to get us there,” Bloomberg writes in a tweet along with the 53-second clip. The video contains numerous tweets, including one of a Photoshopped meme of Sanders pointing a handgun with the words “I am no longer asking.” “##Bernie or Bust now it’s #Bernie or Else,” the caption also read. Images of threatening text and other messages then...
  • Michael Bloomberg and the Dangers of ‘Any Blue Will Do’ Politics

    02/17/2020 12:46:56 PM PST · by OddLane · 17 replies
    The American Prospect ^ | 2/17/20 | David Dayen
    I have been on the record as saying that Michael Bloomberg will never become the president of the United States. The line I wrote in 2016 holds up: “An anti-teachers’-union, anti-gun, pro-nanny state, pro-Wall Street, pro-stop-and- frisk, pro-inequality, pro-immigration, pro-surveillance, pro-Iraq War neoconservative is almost surgically designed to repel practically every American voter on some level.” For that reason alone, the flirtation with making this guy the Democratic nominee should cause serious alarm to anyone who wants to defeat Donald Trump. Plus, Bloomberg has vowed to spend his money until November no matter who is the nominee, instantly undercutting the...
  • Video Surfaces of ‘Gay’ Bloomberg on Broadway – The Little Merman

    02/17/2020 10:41:10 AM PST · by Red Badger · 36 replies
    www.citizenfreepress.com ^ | February 17, 2020 11:38 am | Kane
    The Little Merman Who Couldn’t Why yes, that Is Mike Bloomberg with a fish tail singing a New York version of “Under the Sea.” Both these clips surfaced yesterday on Twitter, undoubtedly from Bernie Sanders operatives. See both videos here…: https://twitter.com/search?q=bloomberg%20broadway&src=typd
  • Romney-Bloomberg: The Unity Ticket America Deserves

    02/17/2020 8:33:57 AM PST · by ChicagoConservative27 · 107 replies
    thebulwark ^ | 02/17/2020 | Neal Simon
    In casting his singular vote to impeach and remove Donald Trump from office, Mitt Romney made history. Now it’s time for him to take a step further. For the good of the country, Senator Romney should run for president as an independent. With the democratic-socialist Bernie Sanders now the Democratic frontrunner and the political arsonist Donald Trump as the Republican incumbent, there is a yawning chasm that has never before existed in American politics. By retreating to their poles, our two major parties have left tens of millions of independents and moderate Democrats and Republicans unrepresented.
  • 1990 Bloomberg L.P. Employees Created A Book Of His Offensive Quotes (Embedded)

    02/17/2020 8:35:07 AM PST · by bitt · 44 replies
    lidblog.com ^ | Feb 16, 2020 | jeff Dunetz
    Warning: Strong Language On February 14th, 1990 for Michael Bloomberg’s 48th birthday, staffers at Bloomberg L.P celebrated their boss’ most famous offensive quips and anecdotes by creating a pamphlet and presenting him with a leather-bound copy. Some of the quotes are anti-female, anti-faith, and someone who looks down upon people who aren’t like him. Called The Portable Bloomberg: The Wit and Wisdom of Michael Bloomberg, it was edited by Bloomberg L.P.’s chief marketing officer Elisabeth DeMarse. Some of the tidbits in the pamphlet include: The only liberal I trust is a rich old liberal. Why? Because they’re old enough to...
  • Trump World Is Wrong To Criticize Mike Bloomberg On Stop And Frisk

    02/17/2020 3:43:21 AM PST · by Kaslin · 39 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | February 17, 2020 | Scott Morefield
    Only in the weird world of ‘woke’ would Michael Bloomberg come under such intense fire for arguably his most significant accomplishment while serving as the Republican mayor of New York City - managing to keep the densely populated city’s crime rate in check. Well, it’s not so much the accomplishment itself that’s causing quite the stir, but rather the, er, less than ‘woke’ tactics he used to get the job done. Political correctness being what it is, of course, the billionaire businessman had to apologize and back off the whole stop-and-frisk business early in his campaign. It was a ‘mistake’...
  • Mika: Will Bloomberg Put 'Money Where His Mouth Is' to Get 'Pass' from Al Sharpton?

    02/17/2020 8:03:11 AM PST · by governsleastgovernsbest · 19 replies
    NewsBusters ^ | Mark Finkelstein
    [snip] On Morning Joe today, Mika Brzezinski told Sharpton that he was in a position to grant Bloomberg a "pass" on racial issues. Saying that Bloomberg was "certainly looking for" such a pass, Mika wondered whether Bloomberg would "put his money where his mouth is?"What is she asking? That Bloomberg give money to Sharpton's National Action Network? As the MSNBC screen hinted about Bloomberg "buying" the presidency? Get the rest of the story and view the video here.
  • Mike Bloomberg Boogies at Inner Circle 2011 (2011 Video)

    02/17/2020 4:59:24 AM PST · by TigerClaws · 6 replies
    Posting as a VANITY for gif, memes, etc. use. Donning disco togs and silver platform shoes, New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg boogies down with the cast of Mamma Mia at the 2011 Inner Circle show at the New York Hilton. March 26, 2011.
  • Trouble Ahead: Gallup Poll Is Not Friendly To Bernie Sanders or His Revolutionary Ideas(RuhRoh!)

    02/15/2020 9:49:07 AM PST · by rktman · 8 replies
    townhall.com ^ | 2/15/2020 | Matt Vespa
    Well, this should make for some good talking points against Sen. Bernie Sanders’ agenda to transform America into a socialist utopia. The Vermont senator is running on one of the most radical agendas in recent memory. It’s decidedly left-wing. Its supporters are decidedly left-wing. The energy that is has channeled has forced the Democratic Party to lurch to the left, much to the annoyance of the establishment. You see that with the Democratic National Committee pretty much changing the rules so that former New York Mayor Mike Bloomberg can be on stage. Sanders supporters will only see this as yet...
  • Bloomberg invites an 11 year old girl onstage and kisses her Then he says “I’m shameless” WTF is this???

    02/16/2020 1:16:50 PM PST · by Swarthy Greek Immigrant · 66 replies
    twitter.com/TrumpJew/ ^ | Jewish Deplorable 🇺🇸 @TrumpJew
    Jewish Deplorable 🇺🇸 @TrumpJew Bloomberg invites an 11 year old girl onstage and kisses her Then he says “I’m shameless” WTF is this??? 8:42 PM · Feb 15, 2020·Twitter