President Trump’s former campaign manager, Corey Lewandowski, said Wednesday that he believes former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg would pose the most serious challenge to Trump as a Democratic challenger in the 2020 presidential election.
Lewandowski pointed to Bloomberg’s name recognition, his ability to self-fund his campaign and his experience running New York City for 12 years. Lewandowski also said Bloomberg’s business acumen, like Trump’s, could appeal to voters.
“Michael Bloomberg has created tens of thousands of jobs. That is a story the American people like, and he’s an outsider. So I think it would be a very, very competitive and race,” Lewandowski told reporters at a Christian Science Monitor breakfast in Washington D.C.
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