John Heilemann on Morning Joe: Bloomberg Hates Admitting Mistakes


On Morning Joe today, our own John Heilemann weighed in on the Cathie Black fallout, noting that even through strong initial opposition to Black as New York City’s schools chancellor, Mayor Michael Bloomberg held tight with his choice. Until yesterday. “She’s got a 17 percent approval rating,” Heilemann said. “You can’t run the nation’s biggest school system when someone has lost the support of every minority community in the city.”