Seth Barron talks with four City Journal contributors—Rafael MangualEric KoberRay Domanico, and Steven Malanga—about former New York City mayor and now presidential hopeful Michael Bloomberg’s record on crime, education, economic development, and more.

After years of teasing a presidential run, Bloomberg has entered the race for the 2020 Democratic nomination. Just a week before his official announcement, he made headlines by reversing his long-standing support of controversial policing practices in New York—commonly known as “stop and frisk.” Bloomberg’s record on crime will factor heavily in his campaign, but his 12 years as mayor were eventful in numerous other policy areas.

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  1. colleenb Member
    colleenb Joined in the first year of Ricochet Ricochet Charter Member

    Great insight into Bloomberg. I wasn’t going to vote for him anyway but interesting to hear about the things he did well and poorly. We’ll see how he does.

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    • December 5, 2019, at 10:15 AM PST
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