Michael Bloomberg

Bloomberg, now Democratic candidate, resigns UN climate post

A longtime climate activist, the billionaire media mogul was initially appointed UN special envoy on cities and climate change by then UN chief Ban Ki-moon in January 2014.

published on : 26th November 2019

Michael Bloomberg formally announces US presidential candidacy

The announcement ended speculation about the intentions of Bloomberg, who for weeks has been filing paperwork to be eligible as a candidate.

published on : 25th November 2019

US Presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg vows to refuse donations for campaign, salary

Bloomberg’s wealth has already emerged as a central issue as the political world awaits his formal announcement. He is estimated to be one of the 10 richest people in the world.

published on : 24th November 2019

Michael Bloomberg takes next step towards US Presidency run, files paperwork

The 77-year-old former mayor of New York filed paperwork to register a committee called 'Mike Bloomberg 2020,' commission spokeswoman Judith Ingram confirmed.

published on : 22nd November 2019

Michael Bloomberg apologizes for ‘stop and frisk’ police practice

The 77-year-old had long defended his backing of the aggressive technique, which gave the city's police broad powers to search anyone they suspected of criminality.

published on : 18th November 2019

Bloomberg will hurt Joe Biden's White House prospects, says Donald Trump

The 77-year-old billionaire has been mulling a White House bid for weeks but has not made a final decision so far, according to reports.

published on : 9th November 2019

Bloomberg opens door to 2020 Democratic run for president

With immense personal wealth, Bloomberg could quickly build out a robust campaign operation across the country.

published on : 8th November 2019