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NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio Drops Out of White House Race

8 monthes ago   |   By Fortune

Amid floundering poll numbers that never gained traction, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced early Friday that he is dropping out of the Democratic race for the White House.
The 109th mayor of the biggest city in the country made the announcement on multiple fronts-from his Twitter feed, on television's “Morning Joe” and through a statement published by NBC News, to name a few.
“It's true: I'm ending my candidacy for president,” de Blasio, 58, tweeted just before 8 a.m. E.T. “But our fight on behalf of working people is far from over.”
On MSNBC's “Morning Joe,” the mayor said, “I...
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Bill de Blasio Is Out: 2020 Campaign Over

Bill de Blasio Is Out: 2020 Campaign Over

8 monthes ago   |   By Newser

Bill de Blasio's 2020 campaign for president is over. New York City's mayor called it quits on Friday, telling MSNBC's Morning Joe program that "I feel like I've contributed all I can to this primary election, and it's clearly not my time," per Politico. De Blasio said the "central reason"...
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Bill De Blasio Drops Out Of Presidential Race

Bill De Blasio Drops Out Of Presidential Race

8 monthes ago   |   By The Huffington Post

The New York mayor struggled to stand out in a crowded 2020 Democratic field.
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New York Mayor Bill de Blasio Drops Out of 2020 Race. There Are Still 19 Candidates Left

8 monthes ago   |   By Time

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Friday that he is ending his presidential campaign for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination .
That leaves 19 candidates left in the race.
“Getting out there, being able to hear people's concerns address them with new ideas has been an extraordinary experience. But I have to tell you, at the same time I feel I have contributed all I can to this primary election, and it's clearly not my time,” de Blasio said during his appearance on Morning Joe.
“So I'm going to end my presidential campaign, continue my work as Mayor of New York City and...
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New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio drops 2020 bid

8 monthes ago   |   By NBC News

De Blasio's bid - launched in May - ultimately lasted just over four months and was largely mocked for most of its short life.
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New York Mayor Bill de Blasio drops 2020 presidential bid

8 monthes ago   |   By Boston Herald

By KAREN MATTHEWS
NEW YORK - New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio on Friday ended his campaign for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination.
De Blasio struggled to gain traction in a sprawling field of Democrats seeking the presidency. He announced his decision in an MSNBC interview.
“I feel like I've contributed all I can to this primary election, and it's clearly not my time,” de Blasio told the hosts of “Morning Joe.” ”So I'm going to end my presidential campaign, continue my work as mayor of New York City, and I'm going to keep speaking up for working people and for a Democratic Party...
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New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio Drops Out of Presidential Race

8 monthes ago   |   By Slate

Democratic voters decide New York City can have its mayor back now.
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New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio Ends 2020 Presidential Bid

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio Ends 2020 Presidential Bid

8 monthes ago   |   By NPR

The mayor of America's largest city was one of the last major candidates to enter the race, but his progressive pitch never caught on in the crowded field.
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NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio's presidential bid comes to an end

8 monthes ago   |   By ABC

New York Mayor de Blasio has ended his presidential run. He made the announcement on MSNBC Friday morning.
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Bill de Blasio drops out of 2020 race, after languishing for months behind Democratic rivals

Bill de Blasio drops out of 2020 race, after languishing for months behind Democratic rivals

8 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has ended his bid for the 2020 presidency after poor support for his campaign.
"I have reached the point where I feel I have contributed all I can to this Democratic primary," he wrote in a Friday op-ed for NBC News .
"I saw America in full - not as it appears on Twitter and cable news, where we're constantly shown a country hamstrung by our differences and unable to tackle the problems we face," he added. "We have more in common than we realize - and more and more of us across the country are overcoming our divisions and standing up for working...
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