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We Saw the Real Bloomberg, and He’s a Lot Like Trump

The ninth Democratic debate cemented the concerns around the former New York City mayor’s run

Former New York Mayor Mike Bloomberg and Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren speak during a break in the ninth Democratic primary debate in Las Vegas, Nevada, on February 19, 2020. Photo: Mark Ralston/Getty Images

ItIt was never going to be a good night for Mike Bloomberg. At the Democratic debate in Nevada on Wednesday, the former NYC mayor was hit from all sides — most notably by Sen. Elizabeth