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Your Local School Doesn’t Have to Suck

Hired by Mayor Michael Bloomberg to run New York City’s public schools, Joel Klein now describes his experience and offers plenty of advice worth heeding.

Hillary Teams Up With Bloomberg On Women's Issues

Hillary Clinton joined former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg to promote "data2x, a joint venture involving the Clinton Foundation, Bloomberg Philanthropies and the United Nations Foundation". The pair aren't quite the odd couple some might think, given Bloomberg's long history as a Democrat before running for NYC Mayor as a Republican. Show More Summary

Los Angeles, Long Beach win grants from Bloomberg innovation group

More than $2.5 million in grants from an organization founded by former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg will flow to the city of Los Angeles over three years to spur neighborhood revitalization, officials announced Monday.

Los Angeles, Long Beach win grants from Bloomberg innovation group

More than $2.5 million in grants from an organization founded by former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg will flow to the city of Los Angeles over three years to spur neighborhood revitalization, officials announced Monday.

Mayor resurrects tech steering committee

Mayor Bill de Blasio is bringing back the city's technology steering committee, an approach to overseeing tech projects and policy that was terminated under the Bloomberg administration when the... To view the full story, click the title link.

Michael Bloomberg Funded Pro-Tobacco Tax Study by Obamacare Architect Jonathan Gruber

With just days until Obamacare architect Jonathan Gruber testifies before Congress, a 2008 study has resurfaced which reveals that former New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg funded research by Gruber on the benefits of tobacco taxes. Show More Summary

Rudy Giuliani And Michael Bloomberg Saved Black Lives, America’s Mayor Says

Former New York City Mayor, Rudy Giuliani took offense at current Mayor Bill de Blasio’s comments, in the wake of the Grand Jury decision not to indict a police officer in the case of Eric Garner’s death this past July. De Blasio seemingly...Show More Summary

Restaurant Inspections With Letter Grades Debut in Colorado

The letter grade system for reporting restaurant inspection results most associated with New York City has reached Colorado. Michael Bloomberg, the three-term liberal billionaire mayor, first imposed an A-to-F posted grading system on Big Apple restaurants in 2010. Before Bloomberg left office at the end of 2013, his letter grade system was being heralded as... Continue Reading

When Families Come For Your Guns

The Blaze: Everytown for Gun Safety, the organization funded by former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, issued a set of five talking points for gun control advocates to follow when trying to persuade their pro-gun friends and relatives of their error in thinking on Thanksgiving. “This Thanksgiving when talk around he table turns to politics […]

7 Thanksgiving Mishaps That Will Make Your Turkey Time Look Good

4 weeks agoNews : NewsFeed

Even Mayor Bloomberg doesn't have the best Thanksgiving luck

Grover Norquist Keeps Standing With Michael Bloomberg's Amnesty Lobby Group

Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) successfully forced former New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg’s amnesty lobby, the “Partnership for a New American Economy,” to remove references to and photos of him from its website. But Americans for Tax Reform (ATR) president Grover Norquist continues to stand with the organization on immigration. Show More Summary

Exclusive–Michael Bloomberg Group Caught Using Rand Paul's Photo on Website to Push Amnesty

A pro-amnesty group led by former New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg has removed Sen. Rand Paul's (R-KY) photograph and likeness from their website after an attorney for Paul demanded it do so. "Senator Paul has no association with...Show More Summary

NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio will scale back Welfare Reform

WASHINGTON — Bill de Blasio, who was elected mayor to succeed Michael Bloomberg, will do away with welfare reform put into place by Rudy Giuliani. Fox News reported de Blasio will no longer tie welfare benefits to work, undoing decades of progress under former mayor Rudy Giuliani (and de Blasio’s predecessor Michael Bloomberg). Welfare recipients […]

Bloomberg fails to mention de Blasio in speech about city

Former Mayor Michael Bloomberg, accepting a lifetime achievement award from Crain’s New York Business on Monday, never mentioned Mayor de Blasio in a speech expressing optimism about the future of New York City.

The Union That Devoured Education Reform

By Daniel DiSalvo, City Journal During his 12 years as mayor of New York City, Michael Bloomberg made a valiant effort to loosen the grip of the United Federation of Teachers (UFT), the labor union representing most of the city’s public school teachers, on the city’s underperforming schools.

Editorial: Bloomberg saved kids, not schools

Walcott: In last year’s State of the Union Address, President Obama sang the praises of a school in Brooklyn — called P-TECH — that our Department of Education created under Mayor Bloomberg’s leadership.

Bloomberg's aides tout Election Day victories that toughen gun laws

Aides to former Mayor Michael Bloomberg touted passage of a background check ballot initiative in Washington state and wins by two gubernatorial candidates on an Election Day that saw heavy losses for backers of tougher gun laws.

Study: Way Cheaper To Ship Trash To NJ Instead Of Bringing It To The UES

A waster transfer station on the Upper East Side has been a controversial topic for the past 10 years, even since Mayor Bloomberg proposed to put a new trash facility on East 91st Street and the East River. Even though it's under construction,...Show More Summary

Ex-NYC Mayor Bloomberg backs off of buying hundreds of web domains mocking him

2 months agoNews : The Raw Story

Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg called off the purchase of a slew of website domain names that insult and belittle him and his work, a spokeswoman said on Tuesday. The move came a day after reports that two law firms working for Bloomberg had purchased about 400 such online domains. The...

Sorry Trolls, Bloomberg Already Bought (And Over 400 More Domains)

Budding entrepreneurs itching to share their Bloombergian tales of woe may have some trouble buying up appropriate domains on the city's web address—it appears the erstwhile billionaire mayor's attorneys have purchased hundreds...Show More Summary

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