Articles Tagged 'Michael Bloomberg'
Report: Bloomberg confirms he’s considering White House bid
Former New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg upped the buzz-factor on a potential presidential run Monday.
He confirmed to the Financial Times that he is… READ MORE
Jeb Bush: Michael Bloomberg A ‘Good Man’ And A ’Patriot’
Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush praised former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg today, calling him a “good man” and a “patriot.”
During an interview… READ MORE
Bloomberg considering third-party run for president
Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg is considering a third-party bid for president, telling allies he could spend at least $1 billion to mount… READ MORE
BLOOMBERG SUGGESTS BANNING YOUNG MINORITY MALES FROM GUN OWNERSHIP
Speaking to the Aspen Institute on February 6, Michael Bloomberg said cities should ban young minority males from owning guns, both as an effort to reduce crime and to keep those minority males “alive.”
According to The Aspen Times, Bloomberg addressed a variety of topics, and after commenting on poverty and education, he discussed guns. The Times reported that he… READ MORE
Bloomberg’s worst nightmare: Gunmaker releases ‘New York Compliant’ AR-15
Anti-gun activist and former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg probably won’t be thrilled with this idea: Gun manufacturer Black Rain Ordnance Inc. has released a “New York Compliant” AR-15.
“With the continual trampling of the 2nd Amendment in New York, Black Rain Ordnance is proud to announce their ‘New York Compliant’ rifles,” precision firearms manufacturer based out of Missouri… READ MORE
NRA calls 2014 elections do-or-die; vows war with Michael Bloomberg, Obama
HARRISBURG, Pa. — Expecting former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg to “double down” on his nationwide anti-gun efforts in the 2014 elections, an invigorated… READ MORE
Bloomberg’s anti-gun group to drop $1.1 million for McAuliffe: report
Independence USA PAC, the pro-gun control group affiliated with New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, is spending $1.1 million on advertisements supporting Democrat Terry McAuliffe in the final two weeks of his race to become Virginia’s next governor against Republican Attorney General Kenneth T. Cuccinelli II.
Politico reported that the ads in the D.C. area market will begin Tuesday and… READ MORE
Colorado Democrats lose recall elections over gun-control votes
DENVER â€” Colorado voters stunned the nation Tuesday night by ousting two heavily funded Democratic state legislators in a recall election that was cast as a national referendum on gun control.
Senate President John Morse and state Sen. Angela Giron lost their seats in the stateâ€™s first-ever Legislative recall election, despite the support of New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg,… READ MORE
Americaâ€™s mayor Mike Bloomberg sinks big bucks into fighting Colorado recall
DENVER â€” New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg is the single biggest contributor to the Colorado recall battle, donating $350,000 to help two state Democratic lawmakers fighting to save their legislative seats, according to just-released campaign finance reports.
The billionaire Mr. Bloomberg, a leading voice for more restrictive gun laws, made the Aug. 8 donation to Taxpayers for Responsible Government,… READ MORE
Michael Bloomberg gun control group site registered to NYC
The name â€œMayors Against Illegal Gunsâ€ is well known as Mike Bloombergâ€™s gun-control arm, which he spends his personal fortune through on ads. Yet the groupâ€™s website is registered to, and handled by, official city government servers and staffers.
Domain names for MAIG were registered in 2006 by the New York City Department of Information and Technology, and have remained… READ MORE