The former judge who famously blocked Mayor Bloomberg’s soda ban was sued for a car crash that left his passenger with “serious injuries.”
A few of Mayor de Blasio's tactics for moving homeless families out of shelter and into permanent housing appear to be working, according to a new report [PDF] from the Coalition for the Homeless. But these gains aren't making a dent in the overall shelter population as people continue to enter the system at a near-record pace. [ more › ]
A veteran of New York City workforce development efforts under Mayors Michael Bloomberg and Bill de Blasio, Katy Gaul-Stigge in March took a top role at Goodwill Industries, the 100-year-old... To view the full story, click the title link.
NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 26: New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg visits the new East Coast headquarters of the online review company Yelp on October 26, 2011 in New York City. The Bloomberg administration has been heralding and working to facilitate the tech sector in New York City in [...]
President-elect Donald Trump can try to slow down environmental progress in the US, but he can't reverse it altogether. In a recent op-ed, former New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg suggested that Donald Trump won't succeed in keeping...Show More Summary
“Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg — a self-made billionaire who considered mounting his own third party presidential bid this year but ultimately quelled his own ambitions for fear of helping to elect Donald Trump — phoned the president-elect [...]
A top aide to former Mayor Michael Bloomberg who was mulling a mayoral run said he has decided against stepping into the City Hall race.
Michael R. Bloomberg, a former New York City mayor, said American cities would continue to enact climate change policies because “doing so is in their own self-interest.”
It may not be up to President-elect Donald Trump whether or not the US will pull out of the Paris climate agreemeent, says former New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg. " I am confident that no matter what happens in Washington, no matter...Show More Summary
Five days after meeting with president-elect Donald Trump in what was described as a "candid meeting", New York Mayor Bill de Blasio delivered what Bloomberg dubbed a "campaign-style rebuke to the President-elect" vowing to resist the...Show More Summary
One of ex-Mayor Bloomberg’s closest aides might be plotting a hostile takeover of City Hall.
Kevin Sheekey, a top political adviser to former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, has told allies he is considering running against Mayor Bill de Blasio next year, the Wall Street Journal reports.
Essential Politics: ACLU sues to allow California ballot selfies, former state schools chief to run for governor Nov. 2, 2016, 12:05 p.m. This is Essential Politics for the month of November. Here's what we're watching: A new lawsuit from the American Civil Liberties Union says Californians should...
During his tyrannical reign as Mayor of New York, nanny state temporary Republican Michael Bloomberg waged war on cigarettes, salt, firearms, trans fats, soda, soup, food donations, baby formula, escalators,
Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg launched a project to help 10 cities around the globe get ready for autonomous vehicles. An article by State Scoop reports that the billionaire announced the launch of the “Bloomberg Aspen...Show More Summary
Less than twelve months have passed since U.N. Secretary-General's Special Envoy for Cities and Climate Change, Mike Bloomberg and I welcomed 1,000 mayors at Paris City Hall, at the height of the COP21 Climate negotiations. The progress made in those months to tackle the global threat of climate change has been amazing to watch. Show More Summary
Former New York mayor Michael R. Bloomberg is collaborating on a new book with Carl Pope, former executive director and chairman of the Sierra Club.
Bloomberg Philanthropies and Aspen Institute targeting five 10 global cities initially.
“Everyone around here knows Michael Bloomberg … built a multibillion-dollar company and served as a three-term mayor of New York. But what people might not know is that Bloomberg credits the Museum of Science for helping to shape who he became. ‘I went every Saturday, and it changed my life,’ recalled Bloomberg, 74, who attended […]
Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg's charitable foundation has made the largest gift ever to Boston's Museum of Science. The $50 million gift from Bloomberg Philanthropies announced on... To view the full story, click the title link.