New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said on Thursday that he would need an "army" of between 6,400 and 17,000 people to handle contact tracing, a process for identifying the contacts of a person who has tested positive for the novel coronavirus.
The governor revealed more information on the state's contact tracing effort with former Mayor Michael Bloomberg and announced the shutdown of New York City subways for disinfecting from 1 a.m. - 5 a.m. nightly.
Mike Bloomberg spent over $1 billion on his short-lived presidential campaign. Business Insider reports that's roughly over $23 million for each delegate he won. Bloomberg spent 20% of that money flooding the country with ads. He also treated staffers..
The key to reopening the economy in our area is something called "contact tracing." Former Mayor Michael Bloomberg is providing millions to get it off the ground; CBS2 political reporter Marcia Kramer has more.
According to a story in Politico, senior leaders in Joe Biden's campaign are fighting over how to battle Pres. Tump's online fundraising machine.
Politico says a rift that comes as campaigning has moved largely online.
Biden is up against a massive..
Michael Bloomberg Spent Over
$1 Billion on Presidential Campaign A new filing with the Federal Election Commission has
reportedly confirmed the amount that Bloomberg spent. Bloomberg contributed $1,221,777,405.26
of his own wealth to his 2020..
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Twitter founder Jack Dorsey has pledged $1 billion to coronavirus relief, universal basic income, and girls' education. Business Insider reports that millionaires, billionaires, and tech luminaries are applauding Dorsey. Dorsey said the new fund will..
Getty/Michael Kovac Billionaire Mark Cuban says we should be listening to epidemiologists, not billionaires, when it comes to deciding when to return to work. "Ignore anything someone like me might say. Lives are at stake," Cuban..
Getty/Michael Kovac Billionaire Mark Cuban says we should be listening to epidemiologists, not billionaires, when it comes to deciding when to return to work. "Ignore anything someone like me might say. Lives are at stake," Cuban told Bloomberg...
Harvey Weinstein faces sentencing today in Lower Manhattan following his conviction on third degree rape and criminal sex act charges. This comes as new documents are unsealed in the case. CBSN New York's Reena Roy reports.
Harvey Weinstein faces sentencing today in Lower Manhattan following his conviction on third degree rape and criminal sex act charges. This comes as new documents are unsealed in the case. CBS2's Reena Roy reports.
Unsealed court documents reveal in 2017 when the public allegations against him began that Weinstein appealed to several influential people for help, including Michael Bloomberg and Jeff Bezos. In another email, Weinstein wrote actress “Jennifer..
Days after authoring an op-ed urging some candidates to drop out of the 2020 presidential race in order to narrow the field, former presidential candidate John Delaney has thrown his support behind former Vice President Joe Biden. Katie Johnston..
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Elizabeth Warren Drops Out
of 2020 Presidential Race The Massachusetts senator
announced her decision during
a staff call on Thursday morning. The move comes after a
round of disappointing
Super Tuesday finishes. Warren's ability to secure the..
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Michael Bloomberg dropped out of the 2020 presidential race and endorsed Joe Biden. As the owner of Bloomberg TV, Bloomberg put his journalists in a predicament. Management imposed rules forbidding investigating Bloomberg and his Democratic rivals...
A jolt of energy and another big endorsement for Joe Biden. He gets the backing of Michael Bloomberg, who dropped out after fizzling on Super Tuesday. So is Elizabeth Warren the next to leave the field? CBS2's Tony Aiello reports.
The search for a Democrat to challenge Republican U.S. President Donald Trump in the Nov. 3 election narrowed on Wednesday to a choice between Bernie Sanders and Joe Biden, who staged a comeback in voting Super Tuesday to become the undisputed..
Former New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg bails on his presidential bid. After a poor showing on Super Tuesday, Bloomberg dropped out but vowed to work to defeat President Donald Trump; CBS2 political reporter Marcia Kramer has the story.
Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg ended his U.S. presidential campaign on Wednesday and endorsed the new Democratic front-runner Joe Biden, whose bid for the White House streaked ahead with a string of electoral victories on Super Tuesday. This..
It took President Donald Trump no time at all Wednesday morning to tweet his glee over the end of Michael Bloomberg's campaign.
The tweet was accompanied by a brief clip from “Star Wars” in which Obi-Wan Kenobi says to Darth Vader, “You can’t..
Michael Bloomberg Ends
Presidential Bid, Endorses Joe Biden The announcement from the
Bloomberg camp follows his poor
showing in the Super Tuesday primaries. Michael Bloomberg, via 'The Washington Post' The former NYC mayor won American Samoa,
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