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Gun vote misfires

...background check" law.Backed by Seattle billionaires Bill Gates and Steve Ballmer and gun-control financier Michael Bloomberg, I-594 requires virtually every firearm transfer in Washington ? including those between family members...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-12-03/gun-vote-misfires
Colleges lack freedom

Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg spoke at the graduation ceremonies at Harvard University earlier this year. In his lecture, he spoke on academic freedom and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-09-29/colleges-lack-freedom
At US-Africa summit, Obama announces $33 billion in new commitments to Africa

...bridges and ports needed to pull them out of Africa."We also realize we have some catching up to do," said Michael Bloomberg, the former New York mayor and billionaire businessman who opened the summit Tuesday. "We are letting Europe and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-05/us-africa-summit-obama-ann
San Francisco, Berkeley try to become first US cities to impose soda tax

...have slapped a warning label on sodas before it was ultimately defeated last month.In New York City, former mayor Michael Bloomberg pushed to cap the size of sugary drinks sold in restaurants and other venues at 16 ounces. The move was shot down...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-08/san-francisco-berkeley-try
Historic MCG gift makes top 50 list

...Frank McCourt. The list includes the founders of Facebook, Google, Microsoft, Nike and former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg. Harrison, who never forgot his roots in Kite, Ga., would probably be amused that he is on a list with them...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-02-14/historic-mcg-gift-makes-top-
Facebook posts for illegal gun sales to be deleted

...who has been pressing the company along with Mayors Against Illegal Guns, a group backed by former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, and Moms Demand Action. Moms Demand Action collected more than 230,000 signatures on petitions calling on Facebook...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-03-05/facebook-posts-illegal-gun
A call for vigilance

...He's absolutely right.But it's not a problem you can get at by seizing guns, as former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg is spending $50 million to do.Rather, what we need is smart, soft-spoken and thoughtful people in positions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-04-25/call-vigilance
Coca-Cola video shows fun of burning off 140-calorie soda

...limit on sugary drinks sold in restaurants, stadiums and other venues. The measure, championed by former mayor Michael Bloomberg, was knocked down by a judge after a lawsuit led by the beverage industry.Coca-Cola, based in Atlanta, began...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-06-06/coca-cola-video-shows-fun-
Ban on the run

...the people of New York City and benevolent dictator Michael Bloomberg ? whose ban on large sugary drinks in restaurants...Who needs a parent when you've got overlords like Michael Bloomberg?The frog is boiled alive when the heat is turned...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2013-03-12/ban-run
New York will have a new MLS team starting in 2015

...while also focusing on where it wants to build a permanent stadium."It's a powerhouse combination," Mayor Michael Bloomberg said after Tuesday's announcement.Manchester City, owned by Sheik Mansour bin Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2013-05-21/new-york-will-have-new-mls-team-s