Business Insider -Billionaire Michael Bloomberg stung Donald Trump on Wednesday night with a brutal critique in front of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, during which he repeatedly skewered the Republican presidential nominee’s business practices.
The former New York City mayor, ranked by Forbes as the eighth-richest man in the world, began his address by acknowledging that he was an “outsider” who would be delivering an “unconventional convention speech.”
“I’ve been a Democrat. I’ve been a Republican. And I eventually became an independent because I don’t believe either party has a monopoly on good ideas or good leadership,” he said at the start of his speech, earning some boos shortly after for offering minor critiques of Democrats.
Bloomberg quickly, however, focused his attention on Trump, whom he called a “dangerous demagogue.”
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