As you’re well aware, Michael Bloomberg is running for president and he’s not being cheap in the effort:

But Bloomberg hasn’t only brought his wallet to the campaign party, he’s also presenting voters with ideas, like the ones in the following video. The excitement was palpable — well, sort of:

Perhaps the only people clapping are ones who have not read about how high-speed rail projects like the one championed by California progressives have worked out for taxpayers.

Bloomberg’s getting dangerously close to joining Pete Buttigieg with his own “please clap” moment.