Joe Biden’s campaign is faltering following credible charges of mistreatment of women committed by his son Hunter. Is Mike Bloomberg in similar straits?
Warren says Bloomberg ‘muzzled’ women with non-disclosure agreements
Feb. 21, 2020
NBC News – After Mike Bloomberg acknowledged using nondisclosure agreements to settle issues as a business executive during Wednesday’s debate, Sen. Elizabeth Warren wrote him up a contract of her own.
“So I used to teach contract law,” the former law professor said during a CNN town hall on Thursday night.
“And I thought I would make this easy. I wrote up a release and covenant not to sue. And all that mayor Bloomberg has to do is download it. I’ll text it. Sign it, and then the women and men will be free to speak and tell their own stories.”
Elizabeth Warren on her private conversation with Mike Bloomberg during the debate
Warren, who was on the attack with just about everyone during Wednesday’s debate, went after Bloomberg for the use of nondisclosure agreements and his treatment of women that had been reported in the press, repeatedly asking how many of them were there.
“None of them accuse me of doing anything, other than maybe they didn’t like a joke I told,” Bloomberg, the former mayor of New York City, countered. “They signed those agreements, and we’ll live with it.”
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But Warren doesn’t seem to be keen on living with it — she said on CNN that Bloomberg’s comments on women were “disqualifying” — and she tweeted her proposed contract.
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