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Bloomberg Focuses on Rest
(as in Rest of the World)

New York Times, by Michael Barbaro

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Posted By:JoniTx, 12/15/2013 2:08:57 PM

Michael R. Bloomberg, determined to parlay his government experience and vast fortune into a kind of global mayoralty, is creating a high-powered consulting group to help him reshape cities around the world long after he leaves office. To build the new organization, paid for out of his own pocket, the billionaire mayor is taking much of his City Hall team with him: He has already hired many of his best-known and longest-serving deputies, promising them a chance to export the policies they developed in New York to far-flung places like Louisville, Ky., and Mexico City. For Mr. Bloomberg, the project is

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Blue-Z-Anna, 12/15/2013 2:18:04 PM     (No. 9655023)

So much Nannying to do......

...so little time.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: whyyeseyec, 12/15/2013 2:21:56 PM     (No. 9655029)

He a classic megalomaniac, much like Obama, Stalin, Hitler, Pol Pot, take your choice. The only difference is he hasn`t killed anyone - yet....

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Reply 3 - Posted by: paral04, 12/15/2013 2:58:39 PM     (No. 9655065)

Bloomberg stepped into a city that had been cleaned up by Guliani He has no track record of cleaning up crime and didn´t do anything to improve the quality of life for the working class. I don´t think the far flung Mexicans will take kindly to his telling them how much coca cola they can drink while mobsters run their country.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Spidey, 12/15/2013 3:07:31 PM     (No. 9655069)

I don´t think Bloomy has much of a following,even among leftists.He endorses their issues but they still reject him as a personality type.You can always get somebody´s attention when you have billions in your accounts.

He did a horrible job dealing with storm victims as did Obama.I hope he runs as an independent in 2016.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Lawsy0, 12/15/2013 3:47:42 PM     (No. 9655096)

He could out-obama Obama if he didn´t have so darn much money! All that gelt is holding him back.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Periwinkel, 12/15/2013 4:06:55 PM     (No. 9655124)

Oh WOW! We can hardly wait.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Charactercounts, 12/15/2013 6:38:02 PM     (No. 9655273)

#3, exactly.

In addition, as #4 said, he did a horrible job when New York was hit by a snowstorm. He was out of town, and people sat marooned on snowbound buses and train for as much as 18 hours. He does not even allow the citizens to know where he is when he goes away (often to his home in Bermuda)

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Trappedinmn, 12/15/2013 8:34:56 PM     (No. 9655352)

Beg to differ #2, but with all of his anti gun activities, he has probably cost the lives of more than a few defenseless people. Just think how much damage he could do on the world stage. Little men with such big egos should not be allowed on the world stage, much less any other.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: annie xango, 12/15/2013 8:40:48 PM     (No. 9655357)

There is a very interesting article in this month´s NRA magazine on what Bloomie´s current and ongoing activities will be...he is dangerous...the only good thing is..he´s unlikeable...

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