The latest illustration of his ideological approach: his response to the Boston marathon bombing.
“Look, we live in a very dangerous world,” he said. “We know there are people who want to take away our freedoms. New Yorkers probably know that as much if not more than anybody else after the terrible tragedy of 9/11.”
Yes, Mr. Bloomberg, you are one of those people who want to take away our freedoms, while keeping all the freedom your tens-of-millions of dollars can buy you.