Bloomberg doubles ad spending after Iowa

Democratic presidential candidate and former New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg campaigns in El Paso Texas

Democratic presidential candidate and former New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg campaigns in El Paso Texas

Pennsylvania does not hold its primary until April 28, but it's a key swing state in the general election where the Bloomberg campaign says it wants to invest resources early.

"He's the only one running who's actually run something". It said it also expects to increase its field staff soon to 2,100.

A few hecklers tried to interrupt Bloomberg, but were mostly drowned out by the candidate's supporters and led outside by police.

State Rep. Joe Deshotel, D-Beaumont, also announced his support for Bloomberg on Wednesday.

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On the content marketplace site which Bloomberg is making the push, the campaign asks so-called micro-influencers, "Are you sick of the chaos & infighting overshadowing the issues that matter most to us?"

Democratic presidential candidate Mike Bloomberg, who recently rolled out his LGBTQ platform, is facing criticism after a 2016 video re-emerged this week, showing him using the term "man in a dress" to describe a hypothetical transgender woman.

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© Jim Wilson/The New York Times Michael R. Bloomberg campaigning in Sacramento on Monday.

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Bloomberg has already spent $ 300 million on TV, radio, and digital advertising, according to Advertising Analytics, an advertising tracking company.

Strategists involved with the Bloomberg campaign told the Times that the billionaire has given his team permission to double campaign spending on television commercials in every market where he is now advertising.

Bloomberg will be the keynote luncheon speaker today at the 60th annual convention of the Alabama Democratic Conference, the primary black caucus of the state Democratic Party.

Previously registered as a Republican and an independent before becoming a Democrat in 2018, Bloomberg is a controversial figure in some circles. His advisers argued that the strategy, which the New York Times calls "unprecedented", could work if no moderate candidate came out of February with a clear upper hand, and after the chaos in Iowa resulted in no victor immediately emerging, Bloomberg is doubling down on the plan. He said the aide answered, "Nothing". Cesár Blanco, D-El Paso, previously supported the failed presidential bids of both Beto O'Rourke and Julián Castro. "There are lot of people, including Deval Patrick, including former Mayor Bloomberg, who want to do everything they can to beat Donald Trump - and they are saying we're going to jump in and leave everything on the field", said Raimondo.

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Jennifer Medina reported from Compton, Calif., and Alexander Burns from Des Moines.

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