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What Bloomberg's record means for his White House bid

Clip: 02/19/2020 | 8m 45s | Video has closed captioning.

Michael Bloomberg is many things: activist, billionaire, established politician from a big city. Now he's also a presidential race disrupter. Before the former mayor takes the Democratic debate stage in Las Vegas on Wednesday, Lisa Desjardins talks with Eleanor Randolph, author of “The Many Lives of Michael Bloomberg,” to understand his complicated and sometimes controversial record.

Aired: 02/19/20

Rating: NR

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