Despite investing nearly half a billion dollars in his election campaign, Mike Bloomberg failed to gain significant support in the Democratic primaries, even on Super Tuesday, which he was counting on a lot.

Michael Bloomberg’s campaign essentially ended after his devastating defeat in the Nevada debate following attacks from Senator Elizabeth Warren, several former staffers claimed in an interview with The Nation on condition of anonymity.

Namely, the members of his campaign claimed that even voters who had supported Bloomberg from the start and ignored the NDA and stop-and-frisk scandals lost faith in him over his “weak” responses to Warren’s attacks during the debate. Other voters would frequently meet his staffers with animosity, according to the magazine’s sources.



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