How Did Bloomberg Get His Riches?; Alaska Copper Mine Threatens Fishing

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Michael Bloomberg is using part of his $65 billion fortune to run for president. He started making his money betting on the power and future of computers. As NPR's Jim Zarroli reports, it transformed Wall Street. Also, a long-time battle against a proposed copper mine in southwestern Alaska has divided communities. As KUOW's John Ryan reports, the potential move has locals split on what's best for the sockeye salmon ecosystem. That and more, in hour two of Here & Now's March 3, 2020, full broadcast. You can find more at, follow us on Twitter and join the conversation on Facebook.

This program aired on March 3, 2020.


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