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OF WORDS BETWEEN BLOOMBERG AND CONTROVERSY OVER BLOOMBERG AND CONTROVERSY OVER COMMENTS HE MADE IN CONTROVERSY OVER COMMENTS HE MADE IN THE PAST OVER RACE COMMENTS HE MADE IN THE PAST OVER RACE

HERE IS ANDREA THE PAST OVER RACE HERE IS ANDREA MITCHELL HERE IS ANDREA MITCHELL >> Reporter: FORMER MITCHELL >> Reporter: FORMER NEW YORK MAYOR MIKE >> Reporter: FORMER NEW YORK MAYOR MIKE BLOOMBERG TRYING TO NEW YORK MAYOR MIKE BLOOMBERG TRYING TO PROVE HE’S THE TOUGH BLOOMBERG TRYING TO PROVE HE’S THE TOUGH GUY TO TAKE DOWN PROVE HE’S THE TOUGH GUY TO TAKE DOWN PRESIDENT TRUMP

GUY TO TAKE DOWN PRESIDENT TRUMP >> I’M A NEW YORKER PRESIDENT TRUMP >> I’M A NEW YORKER AND KNOW HOW TO DEAL >> I’M A NEW YORKER AND KNOW HOW TO DEAL WITH NEW YORK BULLIES AND KNOW HOW TO DEAL WITH NEW YORK BULLIES >> Reporter: THE WITH NEW YORK BULLIES

>> Reporter: THE PRESIDENT ATTACKING >> Reporter: THE PRESIDENT ATTACKING BLOOMBERG TWEETING PRESIDENT ATTACKING BLOOMBERG TWEETING MINI MIKE IS A 5’4" BLOOMBERG TWEETING MINI MIKE IS A 5’4" MASS OF DEAD ENERGY MINI MIKE IS A 5’4" MASS OF DEAD ENERGY BLOOMBERG STRIKING MASS OF DEAD ENERGY BLOOMBERG STRIKING BACK BLOOMBERG STRIKING BACK

>> DONALD, WHERE I BACK >> DONALD, WHERE I COME FROM WE MEASURE >> DONALD, WHERE I COME FROM WE MEASURE YOUR HEIGHT FROM YOUR COME FROM WE MEASURE YOUR HEIGHT FROM YOUR NECK UP YOUR HEIGHT FROM YOUR NECK UP >> Reporter: THE NECK UP >> Reporter: THE PRESIDENT SEIZING ON >> Reporter: THE PRESIDENT SEIZING ON BLOOMBERG’S PRESIDENT SEIZING ON BLOOMBERG’S CONTROVERSIAL PAST BLOOMBERG’S CONTROVERSIAL PAST POLICY OF STOP AND CONTROVERSIAL PAST POLICY OF STOP AND FRISK

POLICY OF STOP AND FRISK >> WHAT BLOOMBERG DID FRISK >> WHAT BLOOMBERG DID TO THE BLACK COMMUNITY >> WHAT BLOOMBERG DID TO THE BLACK COMMUNITY WAS A DISGRACE TO THE BLACK COMMUNITY WAS A DISGRACE >> Reporter: EVEN WAS A DISGRACE

>> Reporter: EVEN THOUGH CANDIDATE TRUMP >> Reporter: EVEN THOUGH CANDIDATE TRUMP PRAISED IT AND THOUGH CANDIDATE TRUMP PRAISED IT AND SOMETHING THAT COULD PRAISED IT AND SOMETHING THAT COULD HURT BLUM BURG WITH SOMETHING THAT COULD HURT BLUM BURG WITH AFRICAN AMERICANS HURT BLUM BURG WITH AFRICAN AMERICANS IN 2008 HE BLAMED THE AFRICAN AMERICANS IN 2008 HE BLAMED THE FINANCIAL CRISIS ON IN 2008 HE BLAMED THE FINANCIAL CRISIS ON BLANKS ENDING THE RED FINANCIAL CRISIS ON BLANKS ENDING THE RED LINING DENYING BLANKS ENDING THE RED LINING DENYING MORTGAGE LOANS TO LINING DENYING MORTGAGE LOANS TO LOWER NEIGHBORHOODS MORTGAGE LOANS TO LOWER NEIGHBORHOODS

>> THAT’S NOT FAIR, LOWER NEIGHBORHOODS >> THAT’S NOT FAIR, THESE PEOPLE SHOULD BE >> THAT’S NOT FAIR, THESE PEOPLE SHOULD BE ABLE TO GET CREDIT AND THESE PEOPLE SHOULD BE ABLE TO GET CREDIT AND ONCE YOU STARTED ABLE TO GET CREDIT AND ONCE YOU STARTED PUSHING IN THAT ONCE YOU STARTED PUSHING IN THAT DIRECTION, BANKS PUSHING IN THAT DIRECTION, BANKS STARTED MAKING MORE DIRECTION, BANKS STARTED MAKING MORE AND MORE LOANS WHERE STARTED MAKING MORE AND MORE LOANS WHERE THE CREDIT OF THE AND MORE LOANS WHERE THE CREDIT OF THE PERSON BUYING THE THE CREDIT OF THE PERSON BUYING THE HOUSE WASN’T AS GOOD PERSON BUYING THE HOUSE WASN’T AS GOOD AS YOU WOULD LIKE HOUSE WASN’T AS GOOD AS YOU WOULD LIKE >> Reporter: PUSHING AS YOU WOULD LIKE >> Reporter: PUSHING BACK BLOOMBERG’S >> Reporter: PUSHING BACK BLOOMBERG’S CAMPAIGN SAID MIKE BACK BLOOMBERG’S CAMPAIGN SAID MIKE ATTACKED PREDATORY CAMPAIGN SAID MIKE ATTACKED PREDATORY LENDING AS MAYOR AND ATTACKED PREDATORY LENDING AS MAYOR AND WILL HELP A MILLION LENDING AS MAYOR AND WILL HELP A MILLION MORE BLACK FAMILIES WILL HELP A MILLION MORE BLACK FAMILIES BUY A HOUSE

MORE BLACK FAMILIES BUY A HOUSE BLOOMBERG IS STILL BUY A HOUSE BLOOMBERG IS STILL COLLECTING BLOOMBERG IS STILL COLLECTING ENDORSEMENTS FROM

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