Bloomberg has spent millions helping to wean the nation off of coal, but the issue hasn't helped him in primaries. This is a wonderfully smart and nuanced piece from about bearing an "incrementalist label in a maximalist primary."
There’s lots of reasons not to support Bloomberg as the Dem nominee, but his anti-coal and now anti-fossil work really isn’t one of them, IMO.
Michael Bloomberg's achievements in his fight against coal were supposed to rally the Democratic electorate around his presidential campaign. But his support for natural gas a problem. by
Michael Bloomberg spent millions of dollars spent to help close hundreds of coal-fired power plants, but he has found himself unable to shake the incrementalist label in a maximalist primary.
Fighting Coal Was Supposed to Lift Bloomberg. Here’s Why It Didn’t.
Mike Bloomberg has a gas problem.
Fighting Coal Was Supposed to Lift Bloomberg. Here’s Why It Didn’t.