Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg took another step towards his potential showdown with President Trump in 2020; announcing his plan to release a $5 million advertising blitz on the eve of the 2018 midterm elections.
“Michael R. Bloomberg, the billionaire former mayor of New York City who is considering a 2020 presidential campaign, took another step closer to that possibility Sunday with a $5 million national advertising effort that encourages voters to support Democrats in Tuesday’s midterm elections — and offers Bloomberg’s centrist politics as a counter to President Trump,” writes the Washington Post .
“Americans are neither naive nor heartless,” Bloomberg says in the ad. “We know that we can be a nation of immigrants while also securing our borders.”
Bloomberg raised eyebrows across the country weeks ago when he announced he had officially re-registered as a Democrat; paving the way for his potential run for the White House.
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