Amy Loprest

  • Blogs

    December 12, 2012

    Bloomberg, Guy Who Spent $108 Million Last Election, Bashes Looser Finance Campaign Laws

    Any politician that shells out $108 million to win a mayoral race should be precluded from warning about the dangers of unlimited campaign spending. Of course that didn't stop Mayor Michael Bloomberg from blasting City Council's proposed reform bill on campaign finance law -- a bill that Bloomberg ... More >>

  • News

    November 19, 2008

    The Transformation of Mike Bloomberg

    How the benevolent billionaire with no political debts ended up owning us all

  • Blogs

    January 12, 2007

    Election Countdown: 40 Days to Go!

    All right, it's just a special election, but the City Council contests in Brooklyn and Staten Island on February 20 might be more significant than you think. For one thing, they might be the last time voters in New York City use old-fashioned lever machines. For another, they are the first elections ... More >>