Michael Bloomberg: Who is the latest Democrat candidate? – US Election – BBC Newsnight

Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg has surged into second place in the polls, behind frontrunner Bernie Sanders.
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Despite being a Republican mayor of New York three times, Michael Bloomberg is entering the race to become the Democrat’s presidential candidate, having already spent more than all the other contenders combined in advertising his campaign.

Can he convince Democrat voters that he is the candidate to beat President Trump?

Emily Maitlis is joined by UCL’s Thomas Gift and Guardian columnist Nathan J Robinson.

Newsnight is the BBC’s flagship news and current affairs TV programme – with analysis, debate, exclusives, and robust interviews.

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