A class-action lawsuit was filed Monday against Mike Bloomberg 2020 Inc. by as many as 2,000 ex-employees who allege the since-abandoned campaign promised pay and health care benefits through the general election before he laid them all off.
New York staffers were informed of the possible coronavirus exposure the day before being laid off by the Bloomberg campaign.
The Massachusetts senator dropped out of the Democratic presidential race on Thursday.
The Vermont senator praised Sen. Elizabeth Warren who dropped out this week for trying to tackle a "corrupt political system in which billionaires are buying elections."
"He's surrounded by people that I know, in some cases I know pretty well," Trump told Fox News host Sean Hannity. "They're losers. He's really surrounded by losers."
"He's really putting his thumb on the scales for ad buying. It's incredible to have one campaign have that much impact," Sheila Krumholz of the Center for Responsive Politics said.
The former mayor of New York City invested over half a billion dollars of his own fortune into his presidential campaign.
"Well, I don't think that I can win any other ways," Michael Bloomberg told reporters on Tuesday.
Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg has reportedly indicated he will reassess his campaign.
Despite Biden's much smaller ad spending figure, he is projected to be the winner of both states tonight.
Billionaire presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg said Tuesday he doesn't think he can win the Democratic Party's July nomination without a contested convention.
Kevin Richardson, who was one of five men wrongly convicted of the 1989 rape of a jogger in Central Park, said that neither Trump nor Bloomberg are "fit to be president."
The FiveThirtyEight forecast currently holds a 64 percent chance that no candidate will achieve a majority of pledged delegates before the convention.
"Bloomberg's situation, you know they talk about 'socialists sooner or later run out of other people's money,' but Bloomberg says 'hold my beer,'" congressman Don Bishop said during an interview with WBT-Radio's 'Morning News with Bo Thompson' on Monday.
"At this point, whether some candidates realize it or not, it's essentially a two-person race," Democratic strategist Chris Kofinis told Newsweek.
Bloomberg, who received a standing ovation when introduced at AIPAC, demanded bipartisan support for Israel from Democrats but never directly criticized Republicans or President Donald Trump by name.
"It's impossible for him to continue as a viable candidate with a chance of collecting delegates if he doesn't do so on Super Tuesday," one Democratic strategist told Newsweek.
Sanders more than doubled Biden's support among Texas' large constituency of Latino Democrats and Latino independents who lean toward the Democratic Party, amassing 42 percent versus Biden's 18 percent.
The president expressed concern over vows made by Steyer and Bloomberg that they'll donate to any Democratic Party nominee.
For viewers in early-voting or Super Tuesday states inundated with Obama-laden ads, the nuance around his invocation may be lost.
Biden's entire advertising campaign in Super Tuesday states is $625,000 while Bloomberg has invested over $218 million.
The 2020 polls show Bernie Sanders leading President Donald Trump nationally, but how reliable are they months out from an election?
"I believe we need a leader who's ready to be commander in chief, not the college debater-in-chief," said former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg during a campaign rally speech in Houston, Texas on Thursday.
President Donald Trump is seven inches taller than the former New York mayor he frequently disparages.
As a member of Congress in the 1990s, Sanders did vote for the 1994 crime bill, and Joe Biden, then a U.S. senator, helped to author it.
On Wednesday, Democratic strategist James Carville spoke about the recent Democratic debate and gave his take on Senator Elizabeth Warren's continued criticism of former New York City Mayor and 2020 rival, Michael Bloomberg.
Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg mentioned Times Square performer The Naked Cowboy during Tuesday's Democratic debate, causing #NakedCowboy to become a trending topic.
Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg said he was "wrong" to make comments that offended his employees that signed nondisclosure agreements. "I don't remember what they were," Bloomberg said, "but if it bothered them I was wrong and I apologize. I'm sorry for that."
As former New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg takes the stage on Tuesday for the Democratic Presidential debate, Newsweek has detailed some facts about his girlfriend, Diana Taylor.