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Bloomberg stumps in Virginia ahead of Super Tuesday


Added 02-15-20 08:57:03pm EST - “RICHMOND, VA ?" Democratic presidential contender Mike Bloomberg campaigned in Virginia on Saturday, roughly two weeks before the commonwealth's voters head to the polls on Super Tuesday.?” - Thehill.com

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Posted By TheNewsCommenter: From Thehill.com: “Bloomberg stumps in Virginia ahead of Super Tuesday”. Below is an excerpt from the article.

RICHMOND, VA — Democratic presidential contender Mike Bloomberg campaigned in Virginia on Saturday, roughly two weeks before the commonwealth’s voters head to the polls on Super Tuesday. 

“I’ve been to Virginia more than anywhere else,” Bloomberg told a crowd of over 900 people at a craft brewery in Richmond. 

Bloomberg invoked a number of issues facing Virginians and took an opportunity to hit President TrumpDonald John TrumpChanges in policies, not personalities, will improve perception of corruption in the US Union leader: Bloomberg can go all the way Pelosi: 'I'm not counting Joe Biden out' MORE over his response to the white supremacist rally in 2017.

He also took time to address remarks that recently surfaced from 2015 that he made defending the controversial stop-and-frisk policy that existed in New York City while he was mayor. 

“Virginia was also forced to grapple with its past when Terry was in office, and those events in Charlottesville, I think are some of the darkest chapters of our history,” Bloomberg said. “That is history is one of the reasons Americans felt so much pain when Donald Trump said they were very fine people among the Nazis and the Klan.”

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