The New York Daily News is now reporting that Big Apple Mayor Bill de Blasio is poised to announce his 2020 presidential campaign early next week; ending months of speculation after visiting key primary states across the country.
“Mayor de Blasio is expected to announce he’s running for president next week, according to four sources with knowledge of the plans,” reports the NY Daily News. “The 2020 announcement could come as early as de Blasio’s birthday on Wednesday, when he’ll turn 58, two sources said. The kickoff was initially expected this week but pushed back, according to another source.”
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If true, De Blasio would be joining a packed primary season with 21 other candidates fighting for the Democratic nomination.
Read the full report at the NY Daily News.