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News Transcript: Mike Bloomberg Announces the Greenwood Initiative
January 19th, 2020

I believe that this is a country where anything is possible. And I believe that we have the power to build a future where color and capital are no longer related. That is the future I want to leave my grandchildren – and that is the future that I will work for and build as president.

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Global Impact Education

Education Nothing is more important to our nation’s future – and to spreading equality and opportunity – than improving public education. America used to lead the world in academic achievement, but we’ve fallen behind our peers. Too many schools are failing their students, and too many students are being denied the opportunity to succeed to the bes...

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Global Impact Media & Tech

Media & Tech Media and technology play an increasingly vital role in driving prosperity and economic growth. Media and technology are changing every industry and helping us find new ways to address major challenges. The media and tech sectors are engines of job creation, and attract new business and new investment to cities. Growing tech sector...

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Mayoral Record Arts & Culture

Jobs: Arts & Culture Jump to a section Under Mike Bloomberg, New York City became the largest funder of arts and culture in the United States, with more than $3 billion invested in the industry between 2002 and 2013. The arts industry helped form the backbone of the City’s economy and supported more than 320,000 jobs across the five boroughs. U...

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Mayoral Record Small Business & Entrepreneurs

Jobs: Small Business & Entrepreneurs Jump to a section As a mayor with a background as an entrepreneur, Mike Bloomberg worked hard to make it easier to start and grow a business in New York City – and to connect more people to those jobs. This resulted in major new investment opportunities for small businesses, as well as a record level of job...

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Mayoral Record Technology & Applied Sciences

Jobs: Technology & Applied Sciences Jump to a section Mike Bloomberg worked to position New York City to become the global capital of technological innovation. From 2007-2012, jobs in the City’s tech sector grew by 74 percent, making the City second only to Silicon Valley in venture capital funding for tech startups. The unprecedented Applied S...

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Mayoral Record Jobs

Jobs As an entrepreneur who created an information technology start-up that grew into a global business with nearly 20,000 employees, Mike Bloomberg positioned New York City to lead the innovation economy of the future. As a result of his leadership, New York City escaped the worst effects of the national economic downturn and far outpaced the nati...

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