Saagar Enjeti: Bloomberg bought the Democratic establishment

Hill.TV host Saagar Enjeti on Tuesday slammed former New York City Mayor Michael BloombergMichael BloombergFormer Bloomberg staffer seeks class-action lawsuit over layoffs Bloomberg spent over 0M on presidential campaign The Hill's Campaign Report: Officials in spotlight over coronavirus response MORE, accusing the billionaire of buying the Democratic establishment heading into the 2020 Democratic primaries.

Enjeti pointed to a New York Times article that claimed a 2015 report from the the Center for American Progress included a "4,000 word chapter about anti-Muslim behavior by the city of New York that mentioned Bloomberg by name." The Times went on to report that Bloomberg's name was removed from the chapter when the report was published. Enjeti noted an email uncovered by the New York Times that showed the center was concerned about "strong reaction from Bloomberg who had already given the organization $1.5 million dollars.

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