In a feature about Mayor Bloomberg and Governor-elect Andrew Cuomo's relationship, New York magazine offers some insight on how Bloomberg felt about former governor Spitzer. A Bloomberg strategist says, “I thought Mike would have hated [Cuomo]. I thought he would have dismissed Andrew as a lifelong politician. And he usually makes snap judgments. The first time he had an extended meeting with Eliot Spitzer, he walked out of it and said, ‘This is the same guy as Rudy. Take their politics out of it, their personality and management style are the same.’ Kirsten Gillibrand he dismissed even faster." But with Cuomo, Bloomberg just said, "Seems like a decent guy; we’ll see what he does going forward."
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