Michael Bloomberg’s presidential campaign and how Bloomberg News will cover it

Michael Bloomberg speaking at the Presidential Gun Sense Forum in Des Moines, Iowa. Credit: Gage Skidmore (CC BY-SA 2.0).

There’s another New York billionaire in the 2020 presidential race. Former New York City mayor and media mogul Michael Bloomberg officially joined the contest on Sunday. Bloomberg launched a massive ad buy today, spending tens of millions of dollars on television spots, including in California. He also owns a media company, Bloomberg News. There are big questions about how Bloomberg will cover Bloomberg.