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Talking SPACs with investor Bradley Tusk

Bradley Tusk has become known in recent years for being involved in what’s about to get hot, from his early days advising Uber, to writing one of the first checks to the insurance startup Lemonade, to pushing forward the idea that we should be using the smart devices in our pockets to vote. Indeed, because he’s often at the vanguard, it wasn’t hugely surprising when Tusk, like a growing number of other investors, formed a $300 million SPAC or special acquisition company, one that he and a par...
Tags: Tech, Airbnb, Biden, Tusk, Lehman Brothers, SPAC, Mike Bloomberg, Shai Wininger, Bradley Tusk, Daniel Schrieber, Christian Goode


Political strategist turned tech investor Bradley Tusk on SPACs as a tool for VCs

Bradley Tusk has become known in recent years for being involved in what’s about to get hot, from his early days advising Uber, to writing one of the first checks to the insurance startup Lemonade, to pushing forward the idea that we should be using the smart devices in our pockets to vote. Indeed, because he’s often at the vanguard, it wasn’t hugely surprising when Tusk, like a growing number of other investors, formed a $300 million SPAC or special acquisition company, one that he and a par...
Tags: Tech, Airbnb, Biden, Tusk, Lehman Brothers, SPAC, Mike Bloomberg, Shai Wininger, Bradley Tusk, Daniel Schrieber, Christian Goode


Rupert Murdoch Privately Predicts A Landslide Biden Win

Media magnate Rupert Murdoch has predicted privately that Democratic nominee Joe Biden will defeat President Donald Trump in the presidential election in a landslide victory, the Daily Beast reported Thursday. The Australian-born billionaire who has been an influential supporter of the President in the past has remarked to close associates that Trump is his own worst enemy, according to the Daily Beast. Murdoch suggested to at least three Daily Beast sources that Trump has handled the COVID-1...
Tags: New York Post, News, White House, Barack Obama, Bloomberg, Joe Biden, Hillary Clinton, Biden, Rupert Murdoch, Donald Trump, Wall Street Journal, Murdoch, Trump, Democratic, Mike Bloomberg, Daily Beast


Trumpworld delighted in cruelty. Now that Trump has COVID, it demands empathy.

President Donald Trump mocks choking while describing Democratic Presidential candidate Mike Bloomberg's debate performance during a Keep America Great rally on February 20, 2020 in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Michael Ciaglo/Getty Images Trump supporters love how he "owns the libs," including when he mocked Hillary Clinton's bout with pneumonia on the 2016 campaign trail. Now that Trump has COVID, Trumpists are shocked (shocked!) that some of his critics are being "mean" to him.  Even ...
Tags: Isis, Nbc News, Trends, Conservative, Joe Biden, Fox, Hillary Clinton, Middle East, Amy Klobuchar, Biden, Andrew Cuomo, Donald Trump, Republican National Committee, Trump, Hope Hicks, Cleveland Clinic


Mike Bloomberg’s History of Racism, Sexism, Misogyny, & Use of Homophobic Slurs

Mike Bloomberg's History of Racism, Sexism, Misogyny, & Use of Homophobic Slurs U.S.A. -(Ammoland.com)- Michael Bloomberg and his cronies like to attack gun owners as if we were some type of monsters. Like most on the left, Bloomberg loves to lay stake of the moral high ground but laying stake to the moral high ground doesn’t erase one’s past, especially when your history is full of racism and sexism that spans decades. Bloomberg’s history of sexism is widely known throughout his companies. I...
Tags: New York, Guns, Virginia, New York City, America, Bloomberg, Xerox, Manhattan, Kkk, John, Michael Bloomberg, Nra, Bloomingdale, Northern Virginia, Mike Bloomberg, Aspen Institute


Chris Christie said he would 'sit on' Mike Bloomberg if he attempted to steal the spotlight during a visit by the Queen of England, a new book says

Former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie hatched a bizarre plot to "sit on" former New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg if he got too much of the spotlight with the Queen of England during a 2010 visit, according to a forthcoming memoir by former New York Gov. David Paterson. Paterson, who was thrust into the spotlight when he had to replace Eliot Spitzer as the Empire State's governor following a sex scandal, dishes the detail...
Tags: Politics, England, New York, Chris Christie, News, New York City, Trends, Bloomberg, New Jersey, Fred Armisen, Queen Elizabeth, Christie, Elizabeth, Paterson, Mike Bloomberg, Eliot Spitzer


Florida AG requests investigation into Bloomberg felon voter donation

Former NYC Mayor Mike Bloomberg says he’ll spend millions to help Biden win in the Sunshine State. Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody has asked the FBI to investigate Mike Bloomberg’s pledge to spend $16 million to help convicted felons regain their right to vote. The former New York mayor’s donation to the Florida Rights Restoration Coalition comes just weeks after NBA star LeBron James pledged $100,000 to the same organization.
Tags: New York, News, Bloomberg, Fbi, Nba, Lebron James, Biden, Mike Bloomberg, Florida AG, Sunshine State Florida, Ashley Moody, Florida Rights Restoration Coalition


Florida seeks investigation on Bloomberg donation on voting

Florida's attorney general asked state and federal law enforcement on Wednesday to investigate possible election law violations after billionaire and former Democratic presidential candidate Mike Bloomberg helped raise more than $16 million for Florida felons to pay their debts so they can vote in the presidential election. Attorney General Ashley Moody sent letters to the Florida Department of Law Enforcement and the FBI saying that further investigation is warranted. Gov. Ron DeSantis had as...
Tags: Florida, News, Bloomberg, Fbi, Moody, Florida Department of Law Enforcement, Mike Bloomberg, Ron DeSantis, Ashley Moody, Florida Rights Restoration Coalition


Rep. Gaetz: I spoke with Florida attorney general, criminal probe may already be underway for Bloomberg

Florida Rep. Matt Gaetz says Mike Bloomberg may face a criminal probe for paying fines for felons in Florida; reaction from 'Outnumbered.'
Tags: Florida, News, Bloomberg, Mike Bloomberg, Matt Gaetz, Gaetz


Florida Republicans banned old felons from voting if they had outstanding fines. Wealthy Dems just paid off 32,000 accounts.

In a landslide referendum two years ago, Florida voters gave rehabilitated felons the right to vote, but Republican legislators "gutted the biggest voting rights victory in recent history" by making those rights contingent on people paying off any outstanding fines they had. Billionaire Mike Bloomberg and several other wealthy celebrities announced that they will pay…
Tags: Post, Florida, Politics, News, Mike Bloomberg


Bloomberg raises millions to help Florida felons vote

Just days after after Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis won a court victory to keep felons from voting until they've paid off fines, restitution and court fees, billionaire Mike Bloomberg has stepped in to help them pay off the debts. The former Democratic presidential candidate has helped raise more than $20 million so that felons who completed their prison sentences can vote in the presidential election. Bloomberg also has pledged $100 million to help Joe Biden win Florida.
Tags: Florida, News, Bloomberg, Joe Biden, Mike Bloomberg, Ron DeSantis


Parson Shows the Show Me State Support for the Second Amendment

Parson Shows the Show Me State Support for the Second Amendment, iStock-884171048 Missouri – -(AmmoLand.com)- The elections for the United States Senate and the White House are both drawing a great deal of attention, especially with the vacancy now present on the Supreme Court. But this is no reason to ignore gubernatorial races – which are taking place in a number of states across the country. One of those states is Missouri, where Mike Parson is running for a term in his own right. Parsons ...
Tags: Guns, Supreme Court, Senate, White House, Reagan, United States, Missouri, Mitt Romney, Jay Nixon, John Mccain, Wuhan, Trump, Harold, Parsons, National Rifle Association, Claire McCaskill


Why HBO Max's branding guru built his own 'anti-racist' agency: Uncomfortable Conversations

Larry Adams was driven to start the shop after seeing a lack of diverse leadership while working on Mike Bloomberg's presidential campaign.
Tags: Hbo, Advertising, Mike Bloomberg, Larry Adams


Mayors Against Illegal Guns Still Embracing Extremist Violence

By Larry Keane Bloomberg and his cronies may be, “against illegal guns” but they sure love political violence. IMG NSSF U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Sorry, Mayors Against Illegal Guns. We didn’t know you were still here. Mea culpa. It’s just that no one has heard from this Bloomberg created and funded group in, well… years. Imagine the surprise when a letter signed by 10 mayors with a bone to pick with the Trump administration was published because Americans weren’t rolling over to the looters, ...
Tags: Guns, Bloomberg, Wheeler, Portland, Boston Marathon, Seattle, Richmond, Pittsburgh, Albuquerque, Trump, Keller, Concord N H, IMG, Tim Keller, Richmond VA, Mike Bloomberg


Mike Bloomberg's investment in Florida could decide the election outcome

Arick Wierson writes that Michael Bloomberg's promise to invest $100 million to support Joe Biden's campaign in Florida shows that he may be more powerful in politics as a donor than as a candidate or elected official. Moreover, Bloomberg has political savvy unmatched by other donors.
Tags: Florida, Bloomberg, Joe Biden, Cnn, Michael Bloomberg, Mike Bloomberg, Arick Wierson


Bloomberg says he’ll spend $100 million to help Biden beat Trump in Florida

Mike Bloomberg, the billionaire former New York mayor whose self-funded presidential bid fell short this year, says he’ll spend $100 million over the next seven weeks to help Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden win Florida.
Tags: Florida, New York, News, Bloomberg, Joe Biden, Biden, Trump, Mike Bloomberg


Billionaire Bloomberg to spend $100 million in Florida to help Biden

Michael Bloomberg, who spent $1 billion of his own money on a failed 2020 presidential bid, will inject at least $100 million to help Democrat Joe Biden's campaign against President Donald Trump in Florida. Trump's initial financial supremacy over former Vice President Biden evaporated after the Republican's campaign spent freely and Democratic fundraising surged once the party's divisive primary ended. "Mike Bloomberg is committed to helping defeat Trump, and that is going to happen in the ba...
Tags: Florida, News, New York City, Bloomberg, Joe Biden, Pennsylvania, Biden, Donald Trump, Michael Bloomberg, Trump, Mike Bloomberg, Florida Trump, Kevin Sheekey


US remembers 9/11 as pandemic changes tribute traditions

By KAREN MATTHEWS and JENNIFER PELTZ | Associated Press NEW YORK — Americans commemorated 9/11 Friday as a new national crisis — the coronavirus pandemic — reconfigured and divided anniversary ceremonies and a presidential campaign carved a path through the observances. In New York, victims’ relatives gathered Friday morning for split-screen remembrances, one at the Sept. 11 memorial plaza at the World Trade Center and another on a nearby corner, set up by a separate 9/11-related organization. T...
Tags: Transportation, Politics, New York, News, Washington, La, White House, New York City, US, Sport, Joe Biden, Ap, Karen, Soccer, Pennsylvania, New York Times


Fauci warns these 7 states could see COVID uptick during Labor Day

American physician, immunologist, and infectious disease expert Anthony Fauci has been cautioning the public about the greater effects of COVID-19–most recently warning that if Americans are “careless” then infection numbers will increase this fall. Fauci, the director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, said in a conversation with former mayor of New York Mike Bloomberg, “there are several states that are at risk for surging.”
Tags: New York, News, Anthony Fauci, Fauci, Mike Bloomberg


Mike Bloomberg uses primetime DNC slot to ridicule Trump's economic policy

Billionaire Mike Bloomberg, who spent millions from his fortune to run as a Democratic candidate in a crowded field to win only a handful of electoral college votes, received a prime-time speaking slot to ridicule Donald Trump moments before Joe Biden received the party's nomination and minutes after his former opponents rallied around the nominee.The former Republican mayor of New York City received five minutes of speaking time at the 2020 Democratic National Convention, far more than any ...
Tags: News, New York City, Dnc, Joe Biden, Donald Trump, Trump, Democratic, Mike Bloomberg, Alexandria Ocasio Cortez


Mike Bloomberg gives $60m to help Democrats in November as former campaign aides turn against him

Former New York City mayor Mike Bloomberg is planning to spend around $60m (£45.5m) to help strengthen the Democratic House Majority in November, as his former aides have called for him to be pulled from speaking at the Democratic National Convention (DNC) this week.The investment, that was announced on Monday, will match the amount Bloomberg spent in midterm elections in 2018, that helped the Democrats flip control of the House away from Republicans, according to the Washington Post.
Tags: News, New York City, Dnc, Bloomberg, House, Mike Bloomberg


Are You Doing Your Part to Save the Republic? ~ VIDEO

Opinion This year, voters have a simpler choice than they’ve had in decades. Either you blindly believe that “orange-man-bad” and must be stopped at any cost, or you vote R. Liberty, AZ  USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- Hello AmmoLand have you missed me? Regular readers of my columns might have noticed that I haven’t posted anything in a while. Subscribers to our newsletter have also started contacting me wondering why they haven’t received a Hard Corps Report since March 2020. It’s not that I’ve give...
Tags: New York, Activism, Guns, Congress, US, Joe Biden, Arizona, Portland, Army, Nancy Pelosi, Seattle, Donald Trump, Joe, Trump, Nra, Democratic


Dozens of high-profile Twitter accounts, including Obama, Biden, Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos, and Kanye, were hacked in a colossal bitcoin scam: here's the full list (TWTR)

Dozens of high-profile Twitter accounts were hacked on Wednesday as part of an elaborate bitcoin scam. Accounts belonging to billionaires, music artists, politicians, and tech founders and startups were all hacked. After more than an hour of bitcoin scams coming from large accounts, Twitter appeared to temporarily disable verified accounts from posting to the site as it looked into the issue. "We are aware of a security incident impacting accounts on Twitter," the company wrote on Twitter. "We ...
Tags: Twitter, Microsoft, Barack Obama, Trends, Joe Biden, Square, Evan Spiegel, Floyd Mayweather, Miranda Kerr, Kanye, Wendy, Mike Bloomberg, Warren Buffett Elon Musk, Bill Gates Tesla, Apple Uber Kanye West Amazon, Jeff Bezos Billionaire


Dozens of high-profile Twitter accounts, including Obama, Biden, Elon Musk, Warren Buffett, and Apple, appear to have been hacked in a colossal bitcoin scam: here's the full list (TWTR)

Dozens of high-profile Twitter accounts were hacked Wednesday as part of an elaborate bitcoin scam. Accounts belonging to billionaires, music artists, politicians, and tech founders and startups were all hacked. After more than an hour of bitcoin scams coming from large accounts, Twitter appeared to temporarily disable verified accounts from posting to the site as it looked into the issue. "We are aware of a security incident impacting accounts on Twitter," the company wrote on Twitter. "We are...
Tags: Apple, Twitter, Spacex, Microsoft, Barack Obama, Trends, Joe Biden, Floyd Mayweather, Wendy, Mike Bloomberg, Warren Buffett Elon Musk, Elon Musk Billionaire, Bill Gates Tesla, Obama Biden Elon Musk Warren Buffett, Apple Uber Kanye West Amazon, Jeff Bezos Billionaire


Apple, Biden, Musk and other high-profile Twitter accounts hacked in crypto scam

A number of high-profile Twitter accounts were simultaneously hacked on Wednesday by attackers who used the accounts — some with millions of followers — to spread a cryptocurrency scam. Apple, Elon Musk, Joe Biden and Bill Gates were among the accounts compromised in a broadly targeted hack that remained mysterious hours after taking place. Those accounts and many others posted a message promoting the address of a bitcoin wallet with the claim that the amount of any payments made to the addre...
Tags: Apple, Security, Twitter, Spacex, Elon Musk, Finance, Barack Obama, Tech, Spokesperson, Tesla, Joe Biden, Bill Gates, Wiz Khalifa, Jack Dorsey, Social Engineering, Cloudflare


Bloomberg Pledged Hundreds of Millions to Defeat Trump. Where Is It?

Mike Bloomberg’s presidential effort redefined campaign lavishness, a billion-dollar behemoth that for a time put the former New York City mayor at the center of the primary conversation until it became clear that many Democrats didn’t want to vote for him.  But after all that extravagance, the TV advertising blitzes, the free campaign memorabilia and outlandish social media ploys to try and boost his own political fortune, Bloomberg has yet to publicly do the same for the Democratic nominee. Af...
Tags: New York, News, Massachusetts, Politico, New York City, Dnc, Bloomberg, Joe Biden, House, New York Times, Iowa, Arizona, PAC, Wisconsin, Michigan, Associated Press


Major Twitter hack pushes bitcoin scam on Obama, Joe Biden, Elon Musk, Bill Gates, Apple, Uber, Biden accounts, collects $$$$

This is quite a major hack. Now is a good time to change your password. Hackers pumping a cryptocurrency giveaway scam appear to have compromised the Twitter accounts of leading exchanges, individuals and at least one news organization. Hackers gained access to the official verified Twitter accounts of some of America’s most famous, wealthy, and powereful people and best-known brands, including: - Barack Obama – Joe Biden —Jeff Bezos —Bill Gates —Kanye West —Mike Bloomberg —Elon Musk —Apple - ...
Tags: Apple, Amazon, Security, Twitter, Post, Business, Elon Musk, Technology, News, Nbc News, America, Barack Obama, Joe Biden, US news, Scams, Tech News


Taxpaying Gun Owners Being Forced to Fund Brady Subversion

The power to destroy: Those who can force you to give up your wealth don’t have to worry about giving you a say on how it’s spent. U.S.A. – -(Ammoland.com)- “One of the country's leading gun-control groups took a Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loan worth up to $1 million even as its PAC pledged to spend millions in the 2020 elections,” Stephen Gutowski of The Washington Free Beacon reported Friday. “The Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence received between $350,000 and $1 million on April ...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, Cbs News, China, Iran, House, PAC, Resistance, Tehran, PPP, Irs, Small Business Administration, DSM, Mike Bloomberg, David Codrea, Giffords


Bloomberg’s Bodyguards will Keep Him Safe from Collectivist ‘Protesters’ – for Now

While coming for Mike Bloomberg with pitchforks may have a certain schadenfreude appeal to it, the protesters are all in for socialism as long as someone else is paying for it. How about putting the chains on government instead of citizens, and lowering taxes and regulatory infringements on all? (NY Taxi Workers Alliance/Facebook) U.S.A. – -(Ammoland.com)- “Pitchfork Wielding Protesters Come For Mike Bloomberg In The Hamptons,” a July 2 HotAir headline observes. “More than 100 taxi drivers an...
Tags: Facebook, New York, Guns, Bloomberg, Joe Biden, New York Times, Resistance, St Louis, Michael Bloomberg, Bermuda, Police Department, Mike Bloomberg, David Codrea, Nick Hanauer, Gun Rights News, RKBA