Bloomberg headlining summit on guns today

Michael Bloomberg, America’s most prominent and deep-pocketed advocate for gun…

Michael Bloomberg, America’s most prominent and deep-pocketed advocate for gun control, would rather rehabilitate Republicans than oust them.

“Somebody got them the way they are now,” the mayor of New York said in a recent interview as he sat in the bullpen offices of City Hall, surrounded by a buzzing staff, blinking Bloomberg terminals and clocks telling the same time in each of the five boroughs. “Why can’t you change them?”

On Monday, Bloomberg will headline a summit on guns at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health in Baltimore, another opportunity for the outspoken mayor to deliver an indictment of Washington’s failure to do anything meaningful on the issue. Although the Democrat-turned-Republican-
turned-indepen­dent says he practices a “noble and practical” brand of post-partisan politics, when it comes to gun laws, he is more aligned with one party than the other.

Read more at The Washington Post

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  • Freddie Mac

    Bloomberg is the worst politician I’ve ever seen. NYC got what it deserved when the elected this clown.

  • Terry Campbell

    Yes talk down those elected officials who are desperately fighting for our democracy, those who believe in America and the protection of our constitutional rights. Gun incidents pale in comparison to alcohol related deaths and damage. Why not ban the use of alcohol and end the carnage it creates? Oh wait we did! And, if I can recall it created more of the criminal element and alcohol abuse it was supposed to stop.

  • phil from OH

    Yeah, give NYC more of what has never worked, go home and sleep peacefully knowing your armed staff gives you the security that you deny your subjects, Hail King Bloomberg………….