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Why Is Bloomberg’s Campaign Pouring Resources Into The Mountain West?

Thibault Camus
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Democratic hopeful Michael Bloomberg has spent more than $460 million on his campaign. 

And a good portion of that money has been used to hire campaign staff in our region. Why? The Mountain West News Bureau’s Madelyn Beck has been following this and joins Idaho Matters to talk about why that’s good for Bloomberg… and maybe not so good for other Democratic campaigns in the region. 


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Frankie Barnhill is the Senior Producer of Idaho Matters, Boise State Public Radio's daily show and podcast. She's always interested in hearing surprising and enlightening stories about life in the West. Have an idea for Idaho Matters? Drop her a line!