During his maiden appearance on a Democratic presidential primary debate in Las Vegas on Wednesday, Bloomberg said it was "ridiculous" of the Trump administration to take the US out of the 2015 Paris climate agreement, as he outlined his approach to tackling climate change.
Bloomberg has risen quickly in opinion polls since entering the race for the Democratic nomination in November and he will appear in his first debate of the election cycle on Wednesday in Las Vegas. Democrats are vying for the right to challenge Republican President Donald Trump in the Nov. 3 election.
A late entry to the race, Bloomberg, 78, has risen in public opinion polls as he pours money from his estimated $60 billion personal fortune into a national campaign, spending hundreds of millions of dollars on television ads.
The billionaire candidate and late entrant into the election race will face off against President Donald Trump, who will also have a commercial during the game.
Michael Bloomberg and Bernie Sanders, who are both Jewish, are vying for the Democratic nomination to take on Republican President Donald Trump in the November election
Bloomberg, the billionaire former mayor of New York, is mounting a late challenge for the Democratic nomination and has risen modestly in public opinion polls as he blankets U.S. airwaves with television ads.
Bloomberg, 77, a billionaire media mogul and former New York mayor, was a late entry into the race last month.
Bloomberg, 77, is possibly the last top Democratic leader to enter the crowded presidential primaries that is all set to begin with Iowa caucus on February 3.
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Michael Bloomberg has told aides to draw up plans for an independent campaign for the US presidency, a source familiar with the situation told Reuters on January 23, confirming a report in the New York Times.
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Over the past two years, Suhail Rizvi, founder of New York private equity firm Rizvi Traverse Management, has quietly amassed a stake of more than 15 percent in the microblogging phenomenon for himself and his investors at a cost of more than USD1 billion, according to three people with knowledge of his investments.
New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg plans to propose a far-reaching municipal ban on sales of large-size sugary beverages.
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A record 50 million tourists will have visited New York City by the end of 2011, Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced on Tuesday, up about 1.5 million from last year despite a slowing global economy.
A decade after the Twin Towers were razed to the ground in the 9/11 attacks, an altered Ground Zero will be unveiled to the public, with waterfalls, reflecting pools and hundreds of trees at the site honouring the memory of the nearly 3000 victims of the terror strike.