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Presidential runs by New York City mayors, ranked

28 days ago   |   By The Washington Post

Bill de Blasio is only the latest NYC mayor to fail to become president.
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Hardly any Democrats thought Bill de Blasio could win the presidency. Here's what his exit means for the rest of the 2020 contenders

Hardly any Democrats thought Bill de Blasio could win the presidency. Here's what his exit means for the rest of the 2020 contenders

28 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Mayor Bill de Blasio of New York is the latest Democratic contender to drop out of the 2020 presidential primary.
Insider's polling has found that hardly any Democrats thought de Blasio could defeat Trump, even compared to other low-polling candidates.
De Blasio didn't have a devoted base: Most of his fans were considering eight other contenders on average.
Sen. Elizabeth Warren and former Vice President Joe Biden stand to gain. Three-quarters of de Blasio's base were also fans of them.
De Blasio's supporters also liked other former big-city mayors Sen. Cory Booker and Julian Castro , as...
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An open letter to Mayor de Blasio: What he should do now that his presidential ambitions have run aground

28 days ago   |   By NY Daily News

Dear Bill, Welcome back! It's been a while. The last time we spoke was just two days before you announced your bid for the White House. We're past that now. Phew. Many New Yorkers sympathize with what you are trying to accomplish as mayor and want you to succeed. You represented and still represent...
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Bill de Blasio calls off doomed presidential bid that ‘nobody wanted' - here's what he ‘contributed' to 2020 campaign

Bill de Blasio calls off doomed presidential bid that ‘nobody wanted' - here's what he ‘contributed' to 2020 campaign

28 days ago   |   By RT

New York's Mayor Bill de Blasio has abandoned hopes for the Oval Office and called it quits on his 2020 presidential campaign, which consistently failed to crack one percent in the polls and was plagued by a torrent of gaffes.
“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 on Friday. “So I'm going to end my presidential campaign.”
The Democratic candidate's shelf life had been nearing expiration for some time, having failed to qualify for the third round of presidential debates and showing anemic...
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NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio's presidential bid comes to an end

28 days 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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