Democratic Presidential Candidate Mike Bloomberg Launches "Mike For Black America" Campaign Initiative HOUSTON, TX - FEBRUARY 13: Democratic presidential candidate Mike Bloomberg speaks to the crowd on February 13, 2020 in Houston, Texas. The former New York City mayor launched "Mike for Black America," an effort to focus on key issues relating to black Americans on his fifth campaign trip to Texas. Callaghan O'Hare/Getty Images

Dismissing his long record of supporting anti-Black policies, some Black Democrats are enthusiastically defending their financial benefactor.

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