Mike Bloomberg’s Big Budget

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Mike Bloomberg may have joined the race late, but his presence has produced some unexpected results. As super Tuesday approaches, the former mayor of New York has taken over the third place spot in the polls, under Bernie Sanders and Joe Biden. While his polling numbers may be rising, there are some skepticism that has come with his fast growing success. Bloomberg has spent more than 400 million dollar ads since joining the election. Although this method of spent a lot of money has produced positive polling results for the candidate, the amount of money spent has been a controversial topic. Bloomberg’s  ability to appeal to the middle class is one of the many concerns revolving his wealth in relation to his campaign. In this podcast we discuss further.