‘I Don’t Work for Bloomberg’: Bloomberg on Bloomberg News Censoring Allegations

Mayor Bloomberg. (Photo: Getty)
Mayor Bloomberg. (Photo: Getty)

Mayor Michael Bloomberg is not happy about a The New York Times report presenting allegations that Bloomberg News self-censored its own reports on the Chinese political establishment in order to avoid angering the ruling class.

Asked about the report at an unrelated press conference earlier today, Mr. Bloomberg slammed any insinuation that his media company self-censors. Continue reading “‘I Don’t Work for Bloomberg’: Bloomberg on Bloomberg News Censoring Allegations”

Bloomberg Declines to Comment on Bloomberg News Snooping Allegations

Mayor Bloomberg. (Photo: Getty)
Mayor Bloomberg. (Photo: Getty)

Earlier today, Mayor Michael Bloomberg repeatedly refused to comment on accusations that his media organization, Bloomberg News, improperly accessed information about subscribers of the firm’s financial data service.

“No, I can’t say anything. I have an agreement with the Conflicts of Interest Board. You’ll have to talk to the company,” Mr. Bloomberg replied when first asked about the controversy at a press conference in Brooklyn, insisting that city rules prohibit him from weighing in.

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