All posts tagged "Michael Bloomberg"
Bloomberg to world leaders: Ignore Trump on climate
The former NYC mayor intends to help save an international agreement to reduce carbon emissions
- Posted April 23, 2017
Who are the 8 richest people? All men, mostly Americans
Several have pledged to give it all to charity
- Posted January 16, 2017
Panel Recommends Transparency Measures on Climate Change
LONDON — An international task force has recommended a raft of voluntary financial disclosures designed to help investors and industry manage the risks posed by rising global temperatures and develop the technologies needed to combat climate change....
- Posted December 14, 2016
Big Business Warns Trump Against Mass Deportation
WASHINGTON — Still grappling with Donald Trump’s surprise election, the nation’s business community has begun to pressure the president-elect to abandon campaign-trail pledges of mass deportation and other hard-line immigration policies that some large employers fear would...
- Posted December 9, 2016
Billionaires Put Pop in Advocates’ Push for Soda Taxes
NEW YORK — After years of stamping out soda tax proposals with well-financed campaigns, Big Soda is suddenly finding itself up against bigger adversaries. Voters and lawmakers in five municipalities such as San Francisco and the county...
- Posted November 14, 2016
Bloomberg to Endorse Clinton in DNC Speech
Media mogul opted against running as a third-party candidate for fear it might siphon away votes from Clinton
- Posted July 24, 2016
Bloomberg not to Mount Third-Party Bid for White House
Believes His Candidacy Would Lead to Election of Trump or Cruz
- Posted March 7, 2016
Clinton, Sanders Woo Undecided Iowa Voters as Caucus Nears
DES MOINES, Iowa – Wooing undecided Iowa voters, Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders on Monday night each cast themselves as life-long champions for tackling economic inequality, but offered differing visions for addressing the nation’s problems. Sanders, who...
- Posted January 26, 2016
Cruz, Clinton Call for Calmer Talk Ahead of Iowa Contest
IOWA FALLS, Iowa – Ted Cruz and Hillary Clinton both called for lowering the temperature in the presidential primary race Monday, even as their campaigns and supporters kept up their attacks with a week to go until...
- Posted January 25, 2016
AP Sources: Bloomberg Eyeing Independent White House Bid
NEW YORK – Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg is taking early steps toward launching an independent campaign for president, seeing a potential path to the White House amid the rise of Republican Donald Trump and Democrat...
- Posted January 23, 2016