06/11/2001 Michael Bloomberg is elected New York City mayor
Michael Bloomberg Really Believes In The American Dream (2001)
2001 Mayoral General 11-1-01
Michael Rubens "Mike" Bloomberg served as the 108th Mayor of NYC, holding office for three consecutive terms, beginning with his first election in 2001. A Democrat before seeking elective office, Bloomberg switched his party registration in 2001 to run for mayor as a Republican. He defeated opponent Mark Green in a close election.