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NYC considers Manhattan land expansion to fight climate change

On Thursday March 14, Mayor Bill de Blasio of New York City unveiled a $10 billion plan to prepare lower Manhattan for the inevitable invasion of sea level rise predicted with climate change. The plan was announced alongside the release of the Lower Manhattan Climate Resilience Study, which provides a complete assessment of predicted climate risks, including sea level rise, storm surge, extreme rainfall and heat waves. The plan includes extensive construction of permanent and smartly integrated...
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DANGER: Astroturf Organizations & Phony Facebook Accounts Target Your RKBA

Opinion Bloomberg Tower : 731 Lexington Avenue New York City, NY, United States Image: Markus Poessel (Mapos) [CC BY-SA 3.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], from Wikimedia Commons USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- What if I told you that an estimated 200 people in the building above and working for Bloomberg have only one specific task. That is to destroy the NRA in any way possible. What if I told you with-in 5 hours Bloomberg can have a team on the ground of any school shooting to or...
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Washington: Voter’s Rights Under Fire

Opinion Washington: Voter's Rights Under Fire USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- For almost 60 years, the state of Washington has been the gold standard for straight-forward concealed carry licensing. Washington has had shall-issue concealed carry with no training requirement since 1961, and there has never been any sort of problem reported as a result of their simple law which requires a small application fee, a basic criminal background check, and fingerprints. No mandatory training. No local law enfo...
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Some Republicans Now Want Gun Confiscation

Opinion. Senate Judiciary Committee to Hold Hearings in Favor of Gun Confiscation. Let’s Generate a Massive Outcry Against Gun Confiscation Orders in the Senate! Republicans Now Want Gun Confiscation Washington, DC – -(AmmoLand.com)- It’s been said quite often that Republicans are the “Stupid Party.” Well, the party of stupid has struck again, and “Exhibit A” is the Republican Chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee — Senator Lindsey Graham of South Carolina. Based on what Graham is doing...
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The Emerging Democratic Minority

The biases of the media are so pervasive that there is little recognition of the steady disintegration of the Democrats, though it is occurring every day. Rational and intelligent members of the center-Left write to me every week with new concerns about where the Left is going. The Democratic National Committee’s decision not to allow Fox News to put on one of their candidates’ debates confirms the weakness of the party and of its leaders. The process of atomizing society into smaller and smalle...
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Biden Concerned About Fundraising Challenge Amid New Sense Of 2020 Urgency

NEW YORK (AP) — On the cusp of another White House run, Joe Biden faces a daunting challenge that could complicate his path to the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination: money.   Those close to the former vice president believe he would start off at a fundraising disadvantage compared to would-be rivals, whose campaigns have benefited from an early flood of small-dollar donations from the most liberal wing of the party. Biden, a 76-year-old lifetime politician with strong connections to the p...
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Who’s the Lead Dog? Money vs Power

Opinion Who’s the Lead Dog? Money vs Power USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- You say woo hoo! Michael Bloomberg, the obnoxious former New York City Mayor and multi-billionaire funder of everything gun-control has removed his hat from the presidential contender ring. That’s great news for America’s gun owners. Whew, we dodged a bullet, so to speak. Now we can rest easier. Not so fast! No matter what you may think of Michael Bloomberg, (and I have a pretty good idea), he is not a stupid man. He didn’t c...
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Biden Frets About His Weaknesses In A Progressive Field As He Mulls Run

If former Vice President Joe Biden does enter the 2020 Presidential race, it’ll be on nobody’s terms but his own. Despite pressure to get into the fray, Biden is taking his time and applying his usual candor to the difficulties that would accompany a run. According to a Wednesday New York Times report, Biden is concerned about the scrutiny a run would bring down on his family members, especially his son Hunter who was recently divorced and struggling with substance abuse. He also seems to wel...
Tags: New York, News, Joe Biden, New York Times, Biden, Michael Bloomberg, Hunter, Rev Al Sharpton, Focus Group, Kate Riga, 2020 Democratic Primary


Michael Bloomberg rules himself out of 2020 presidential bid – as it happened

Billionaire former New York mayor says he will not run for president in 2020 – follow all the latestSign up for the US briefing and get a new perspective 1.08am GMT Wrapping up for the evening. Here’s what happened today: 12.26am GMT Congressman Adam Schiff, who chairs the House Intelligence Committee, responded today to Trump’s complaints that Democrats were taking a “wrecking ball” to his life, by rebuking Republicans for not investigating the Administration sooner. “Two years of a Rep...
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Ex-NY mayor Bloomberg rules out run for US president in 2020

Former New York mayor Michael Bloomberg, the centrist billionaire Democrat who positioned himself as a potential challenger to Donald Trump, said Tuesday he would not run for president in 2020. "I believe I would defeat Donald Trump in a general election. Some have told me that to win the Democratic nomination, I would need to change my views to match the polls," the 77-year-old said, acknowledging the leftward tilt among many of the dozen major Democrats already in the race.
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Michael Bloomberg: former New York mayor will not run for president in 2020

Billionaire Bloomberg, who backs gun control and climate change causes, has pledged his wealth to the Trump resistanceThe former New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg has announced he will not run for president in 2020. Photograph: Jim Watson/AFP/Getty ImagesMichael Bloomberg, the billionaire former New York mayor and champion of causes such as gun control and climate change, has ended months of speculation by announcing that he will not run for US president next year.The 77-year-old, one of the...
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Former New York mayor announces he will not run for president in 2020

Billionaire Michael Bloomberg, who backs gun control and climate change causes, has pledged his wealth to the Trump resistanceMichael Bloomberg, the billionaire former New York mayor and champion of causes such as gun control and climate change, has ended months of speculation by announcing that he will not run for US president next year.The 77-year-old, one of the richest men in the world, revealed his decision on Tuesday not to join the crowded Democratic field – currently at 16 candidates – b...
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Michael Bloomberg Decides Against Presidential Run in 2020

Bloomberg, 77, said while he believes he would beat Trump in a general election, he’s “clear-eyed” about how difficult it would be to win the Democratic nomination. “While there would be no higher honor than serving as president, my highest obligation as a citizen is to help the country the best way I can, right now,” Bloomberg said in an op-ed published by Bloomberg Opinion. Bloomberg is the founder and majority owner of Bloomberg LP, the parent company of Bloomberg News.
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Billionaire Michael Bloomberg says he won't run for president in 2020

Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg says he will instead invest in clean energy efforts and other liberal causes.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Michael Bloomberg announces he won't run for president in 2020, citing packed Democrat field

Michael Bloomberg, the former New York city mayor, has announced he will not run for the US presidency in 2020, defying widespread predictions of his candidacy.  Mr Bloomberg said that while he thought he could beat Donald Trump he was not sure he would win the Democratic nomination given the competitive field.  Instead Mr Bloomberg pledged to spend his next two years pushing for the policy changes, such as tighter gun controls and tackling climate change, in which he believes. “As I’ve thought ...
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Michael Bloomberg Won’t Run For President

Wealthy former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg won’t run for president, he announced Tuesday afternoon. “I know what it takes to run a winning campaign, and every day when I read the news, I grow more frustrated by the incompetence in the Oval Office. I know we can do better as a country. And I believe I would defeat Donald Trump in a general election. But I am clear-eyed about the difficulty of winning the Democratic nomination in such a crowded field,” Bloomberg said in an op-ed on his...
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Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg Won’t Run for President in 2020

Still, he is expected to play an active role in the 2020 election
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Ex-NYC Mayor Bloomberg won’t run for president in 2020

Michael Bloomberg is not running for president. The 77-year-old former New York City mayor, one of the richest men in the world, announced his decision not to join the crowded Democratic field in a Bloomberg News editorial on Tuesday. Bloomberg flirted with a presidential run before, but as an independent. He registered as a Democrat […]
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Michael Bloomberg Won’t Run for President in 2020

WASHINGTON — Michael Bloomberg, the former New York mayor and media mogul, said he will not run for president in 2020, and instead focus on the transition to clean energy and working on other efforts to defeat Donald Trump. “I’ve come to realize that I’m less interested in talking than doing,” Bloomberg wrote in a […]
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Michael Bloomberg says he won't run for president in 2020

Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg has decided against running for president in 2020, he announced on Tuesday.
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Michael Bloomberg rules himself out of 2020 presidential bid – live

Billionaire former New York mayor says he will not run for president in 2020 – follow all the latestSign up for the US briefing and get a new perspective 9.07pm GMT Former New York mayor Michael Bloomberg will not run for president, he announced in an opinion piece for Bloomberg News titled “Our Highest Office, My Deepest Obligation: I’m not running for president, but I am launching a new campaign: Beyond Carbon.”So as I’ve thought about a possible presidential campaign, the choice before me...
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Michael Bloomberg Is Not Running For President In 2020

The former mayor of New York City said he's pursuing another kind of campaign.
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Swalwell Smear of NRA is a Sign of Things to Come

Anti-gun Congressman Eric Swalwell (D-Calif.) California – -(AmmoLand.com)- Last week, Representative Eric Swalwell, who has in the past proposed an Australia-style “buyback” of certain firearms and who threatened to nuke gun owners who wouldn’t turn in their guns, claimed on Twitter that the NRA threatened Speaker Nancy Pelosi. Well, that was a lie and one that was quickly shot down in the wake of his tweet. But Swalwell’s doubled down on his smears and lies, claiming the NRA is taking Russi...
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Blast from the Past: Proof Found That Brady Campaign Still Exists!

Opinion Brady Campaign Fairfax, VA – -(Ammoland.com)- Nostalgia gripped gun owners this week as longtime foe the Brady Campaign managed to garner a few measly headlines in the media landscape they once commanded so ably. As it happens, the Brady Campaign has decided to undergo another rebranding effort and will now go by simply “Brady.” For those counting, this is the fourth different name for the outmoded handgun prohibition organization. According to a piece in The Hill, the new marketing ...
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Washington Gov. Jay Inslee Joins Democratic Presidential Field

SEATTLE (AP) — Washington Gov. Jay Inslee will seek the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, mixing calls for combating climate change and highlights of his liberal record with an aggressive critique of President Donald Trump. The 68-year-old governor is launching his bid Friday in Seattle, following recent visits to the first primary state of New Hampshire and the early caucus state of Nevada. “We went to the moon and created technologies that have changed the world — our country’s next ...
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Anti-Gun Democrats Should Be Concerned, H.R. 8 Poison Pills

Anti-Gun Democrats Should Be Concerned, H.R. 8 Poison Pills Washington, DC – -(AmmoLand.com)- Democrats may have applauded the passage yesterday of their crown jewel of gun control on the floor of the House. But what they don’t realize is that yesterday was not a good day for them. As much as they tried to put a brave face on their 240-190 final passage vote on H.R. 8, the truth is that — thanks to your activism — virtually every Republican opposed the bill. And that means anti-gun Democrats ...
Tags: Guns, Washington, Senate, Gop, Washington Dc, House, Nancy Pelosi, Goa, Michael Bloomberg, Bernie Sanders, Gun Owners of America GOA, Steve Scalise, Scalise, Doug Collins, Ken Buck, Gun Rights News


Jeff Bezos topped U.S. philanthropy in 2018 ($2 billion)

Amazon founder Bezos and ex-wife-to-be MacKenzie topped charitable giving in 2018 with $2 billion, according to the Chronicle of Philanthropy, which released its annual list this month. (Photo by Emma McIntyre/Getty Images) No. 2: Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg. He donated $767 million to the arts, education, health and other causes last year. (Photo by Scott Eisen/Getty Images) Sound The gallery will resume in seconds No. 5: Microsoft’s CEO, Steve Ballmer and his ...
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Northwest ‘Resistance’ to Gun Control Gathering Momentum & Money

The fundraising effort was led by WAC President Bill Burris, a retired Pierce County Sheriff’s detective. (Dave Workman) Puyallup, Wash – -(AmmoLand.com)- At their monthly weekend gun show held at the Puyallup, Wash., fairgrounds, members of the Washington Arms Collectors (WAC) contributed to a fund-raising effort to help support the federal court challenge of anti-gun Initiative 1639, which was passed by Evergreen State voters in November, but is now raising alarms across the state. That law...
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With $90 million in funding, the Ginkgo spinoff Motif joins the fight for the future of food

Continuing its quest to become the Amazon Web Services for biomanufacturing, href="http://ginkgobioworks.com/">Ginkgo Bioworks has launched a new spinoff called Motif Ingredients with $90 million in funding to develop proteins that can serve as meat and dairy replacements. It’s the second spinout for Ginkgo since late 2017 when the company partnered with Bayer to launch Joyn Bio, a startup researching and developing bacteria that could improve crop yields. Now, with Motif, Ginkgo is tacklin...
Tags: Meat, Food, TC, Tech, Bill Gates, Web Services, Reid Hoffman, Food And Drink, Monsanto, Richard Branson, Epa, Manufacturing, Jeff Bezos, Pepsico, Michael Bloomberg, Jack Ma


Jeff Bezos: world's richest man finally tops list of biggest donors

Bezos, who holds Amazon stock valued at about $137bn, contributed a total of $2bn in 2018Jeff Bezos, the world’s richest man and one frequently tagged a cheapskate when it comes to giving away money, has emerged as a leading philanthropist. Related: Jeff Bezos: the Amazon billionaire and Trump bete noire Continue reading...
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