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Michael Bloomberg's late entry into the 2020 race is based on a widespread fear among Democrats that Joe Biden's campaign is in a ‘dire' place

8 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg's expected entrance into the 2020 race is a clear sign that the billionaire thinks former Vice President Joe Biden 's campaign is on the rocks.
Biden faces an increasingly strong challenge from Sen. Elizabeth Warren while being dogged by a series of gaffes and concerningly low fundraising numbers.
But many Democrats say Bloomberg is longshot against Biden, who's benefited from decades in the national spotlight and has developed deep loyalty among a broad segment of Democratic voters.
But Bloomberg also has key strengths - including very deep pockets...
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Joe Biden Has a Michael Bloomberg Problem, Democratic Strategists Say

Joe Biden Has a Michael Bloomberg Problem, Democratic Strategists Say

8 days ago   |   By Newsweek

A potential 2020 bid from the former New York mayor could create some headaches for Biden's ability to maintain the support from moderate Democrats that he needs to remain a frontrunner.
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Michael Bloomberg apologizes for stop-and-frisk policy amid a potential...

Michael Bloomberg apologizes for stop-and-frisk policy amid a potential presidential run

Former New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg apologized in a Sunday speech for his support of the New York Police Department's use of "stop-and-frisk." For years, Bloomberg has... Read more ...

The NFL's pass interference rules continue to baffle as a seemingly obvious...

The NFL's pass interference rules continue to baffle as a seemingly obvious grab prevented a Texans touchdown and didn't get overturned

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John Bel Edwards was narrowly re-elected as governor of Louisiana. He's not...

John Bel Edwards was narrowly re-elected as governor of Louisiana. He's not a typical Democrat

John Bel Edwards narrowly won re-election Saturday night by about 40,000 votes and became the first Democrat to do so as governor of Louisiana since 1975 . Edwards defeated... Read more ...

A Denver talk radio host was fired mid-show after he criticized Trump on air

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Washington Redskins rookie quarterback Dwayne Haskins made an impressive, scrambling, 67-yard throw to receiver Terry McLaurin. The play, which would have been the best of... Read more ...

White House insiders, including a Mike Pence aide, are testifying that...

White House insiders, including a Mike Pence aide, are testifying that Trump's Ukraine interactions seemed 'inappropriate' and 'irregular'

Witnesses are shedding light on President Donald Trump's order earlier this year to halt military aid to Ukraine, a US ally, in the impeachment inquiry against Trump. Two... Read more ...

Ambassador Sondland, a key player in the impeachment inquiry, flaunted...

Ambassador Sondland, a key player in the impeachment inquiry, flaunted access to Trump on a loud call in a Ukrainian restaurant, officials allege ahead of his testimony

Testimony from multiple officials as part of the impeachment inquiry has pointed to Gordon Sondland, US Ambassador to the European Union, as a key part of President Donald... Read more ...

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