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Fri Nov 8, 2019, 12:14 PM

 

Bloomberg is off to a flying start with all the wrong people



Leon Cooperman, who has been battling Elizabeth Warren, says he will support fellow billionaire Mike Bloomberg for president

Billionaire Leon Cooperman says he will support former New York mayor Mike Bloomberg if he enters the 2020 Democratic primary for president.

“I’m a huge fan of Michael. I know him personally. It’s a breath of fresh air. Unless he changes his stripes, he will have my unequivocal support,” Cooperman told CNBC on Friday.

Cooperman, in an extensive phone interview, noted he would help Bloomberg with fundraising, as long he sticks with his moderate policies.

“That’s the whole idea,” Cooperman said when asked about potentially helping with fundraising. “I have a world of respect for his accomplishments and his values. I have to sit down and understand his platform. If the Democratic Party was smart, they would support him.” he added.

Cooperman is one of a few Wall Street executives that are already preparing to help Bloomberg in anyway they can if he runs for president. A private equity executive, who declined to be named in order to speak frankly about the situation, said he would likely support Bloomberg’s campaign as well. This person has contributed to former Vice President Joe Biden’s campaign and others in the race, but has not been impressed so far with the overall field...

https://www.cnbc.com/2019/11/08/leon-cooperman-says-he-will-support-mike-bloomberg-for-president.html
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BeyondGeography Nov 8 OP
George II Nov 8 #1
BeckyDem Nov 8 #2
OneBlueDotBama Nov 8 #3
comradebillyboy Nov 8 #4
HerbChestnut Nov 8 #6
crazytown Nov 8 #5
ChubbyStar Nov 8 #7

Response to BeyondGeography (Original post)

Fri Nov 8, 2019, 12:35 PM

1. He hasn't even filed papers and he's getting bashed already.

 

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Response to BeyondGeography (Original post)

Fri Nov 8, 2019, 12:37 PM

2. Predictable.

 

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Response to BeyondGeography (Original post)

Fri Nov 8, 2019, 12:42 PM

3. Bloomberg willl get great press

 

in the National Enquirer...which Cooperman now owns...
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Response to BeyondGeography (Original post)

Fri Nov 8, 2019, 12:44 PM

4. Is there some groundswell of Democratic yearning for Bloomberg?

 

Aside form cable tv pundits who is pushing this candidacy?
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Response to comradebillyboy (Reply #4)

Fri Nov 8, 2019, 12:55 PM

6. Doubt it.

 

Seems like hubris on Bloomberg's part.
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Response to BeyondGeography (Original post)

Fri Nov 8, 2019, 12:45 PM

5. Cooperman: Elizabeth Warren is 'screwing around with the wrong guy'

 

https://www.cnbc.com/2019/11/04/elizabeth-warren-is-screwing-around-with-the-wrong-guy-leon-cooperman-says.html

It's not M4A, it's the funding package that they don't like, and 'inconveniences' like private equity funds being liable for workers pension funds.
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Response to crazytown (Reply #5)

Fri Nov 8, 2019, 01:54 PM

7. Me: Leon Cooperman is 'screwing around with the wrong woman'

 

Fuck off Coop.
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