Listen: Trump campaign to stop giving press credentials to Bloomberg News
"So shortly after Michael Bloomberg officially threw his hat into the two thousand and twenty provincial. Ring The news organization bearing his name name announced that it wouldn't cover his candidacy and then it went a giant step further saying it also wouldn't cover any of his Democratic rivals now to a certain extent. This was just the extension of a long standing Bloomberg News policy against covering both its namesake. His businesses his philanthropy and his time as mayor of New York the basic basic thinking. was that any positive. Coverage would be viewed by readers as self serving and any critical coverage might be viewed as not critical enough. But this rock and hard place. Argument hasn't gone over too well with the public and in particular the mega public. Who Sees it as fundamentally unfair to president trump who bloomberg news does the plan to keep covering at least for now and to hammer home that point? The trump campaign has pledged. Not your credential any Bloomberg News reporters at its events. The bottom line here here is that this policy undercuts. Mike Bloomberg's main electoral argument that. He's a highly competent manager. He could have preempted all of this. Maybe separating Bloomberg news from his broader Financial Financial Services Company and. Say leaving contractual partnership between them all before jumping into the race. But he didn't do. That and the result is controversy for both his campaign and Dan for his"