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Yang on possible Bloomberg run: 'There are limits to what money can do'

9 days ago   |   By Politico

Democratic White House candidate Andrew Yang on Friday praised Michael Bloomberg ahead of the former New York mayor's potential entrance into the party's presidential primary - but cautioned that the billionaire businessman would face significant headwinds in the nominating contest despite his considerable financial resources. “I'm friendly with Mike, and he's a great philanthropist, was a really stellar mayor,” Yang, a tech entrepreneur, told CNN. “But I will say it's going to be very, very difficult for him to jump in right now and somehow replace the thousands of conversations that many...
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Bloomberg opens door to a 2020 Democratic presidential bid

Bloomberg opens door to a 2020 Democratic presidential bid

9 days ago   |   By My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - Michael Bloomberg, the billionaire former mayor of New York City, is opening the door to a 2020 Democratic presidential campaign, warning that the current field of candidates is ill equipped to defeat President Donald Trump.
Bloomberg, who initially ruled out a 2020 run, has not made a final decision on whether to jump into the race. If he were to launch a campaign, it could dramatically reshape the Democratic contest less than three months before primary voting begins.
The 77-year-old has spent the past few weeks talking with prominent Democrats about the state of the 2020...
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Former NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg considering 2020 presidential campaign

9 days ago   |   By ABC

Michael Bloomberg, the billionaire former mayor of New York City, is opening the door to a 2020 Democratic presidential campaign, signaling his dissatisfaction with the current crop of candidates vying to take on President Donald Trump.
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Michael Bloomberg Might Enter 2020 Race Because He 'Obviously Fears That Warren or Sanders Might Prevail,' Says Democratic Fundraiser

9 days ago   |   By Newsweek

The former New York mayor is reportedly concerned that none of the current Democrat contenders can beat President Donald Trump in 2020.
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Michael Bloomberg Says 'I Was Wrong' About Stop-And-Frisk Policy

Michael Bloomberg Says 'I Was Wrong' About Stop-And-Frisk Policy

The potential 2020 candidate told a Black megachurch that the legacy of the practice, which largely affected Blacks and Latinos, “still bothers me.” Read more ...

Pelosi to Trump: You're Invited

Pelosi to Trump: You're Invited

Democratic House Speaker Nancy Pelosi invited President Donald Trump to testify in front of investigators in the House impeachment inquiry ahead of a week that will see several... Read more ...

Trump labels top Pence aide a 'Never Trumper'

Trump labels top Pence aide a 'Never Trumper'

President Donald Trump on Sunday labeled one of his vice president's top national security aides a “Never Trumper,” a day after it was disclosed that she had said the... Read more ...

Democratic Gov. John Bel Edwards wins reelection in Louisiana

Democratic Gov. John Bel Edwards wins reelection in Louisiana

UPDATE 11:02 p.m.: Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards won reelection Saturday, the second gubernatorial victory for Democrats in a red state this month. Edwards narrowly defeated... Read more ...

Nancy Pelosi: Trump's Actions 'So Much Worse' That What Nixon Did

Nancy Pelosi: Trump's Actions 'So Much Worse' That What Nixon Did

The House speaker suggested former President Richard Nixon at least "cared about the country enough" to resign. Read more ...

Iowa Poll Finds a New Order Among Democrats

Iowa Poll Finds a New Order Among Democrats

There's a new leader in the Democratic presidential field in Iowa, by one count, and it's not all that close. Pete Buttigieg is the first choice of 25% of Democratic voters who... Read more ...

SNL Turns Impeachment Into Actual Soap Opera

SNL Turns Impeachment Into Actual Soap Opera

For those left less than titillated by the Trump impeachment hearings last week, Saturday Night Live tossed them and a soap opera in a blender and came out with Days of Our... Read more ...

Trump Undergoes Unscheduled Exam at Walter Reed

Trump Undergoes Unscheduled Exam at Walter Reed

President Trump dropped in on Walter Reed National Medical Center on Saturday to begin "phase one of my yearly physical," per a tweet. "Everything very good. Will complete next... Read more ...

Patriots at Eagles: Five things to watch

Patriots at Eagles: Five things to watch

The time for looking back is over. Super Bowl LII has been revisited, rehashed, relived. The Patriots and Eagles will play again soon, and the game at hand is the one that... Read more ...

Democratic Gov. John Bel Edwards Ekes Out Win Against Trump Pick In Louisiana

Democratic Gov. John Bel Edwards Ekes Out Win Against Trump Pick In Louisiana

Trump campaign power takes another hit in the South as Baton Rouge Republican businessman Eddie Rispone goes down to defeat. Read more ...