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Bloomberg prepares for 2020 presidential campaign, Warren, Sanders fire back

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Shannon Reynolds | 10 November, 2019, 21:51

Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Billionaire investor and founder of Omega Partners Leon Cooperman told CNBC on Friday that he would back the former NYC mayor now that he is in the race. So it perhaps comes as no surprise that the two senators had responses to reports that Michael Bloomberg, the billionaire former mayor of NY, was taking steps to enter the presidential race. Elizabeth Warren and Sen. This time he would be entering the race as The Anti-Trump and The Anti-Warren, The Anti Sanders, The Anti-Wealth Tax.

"If you're looking for policy plans that will make a huge difference for working people and which are very popular, start here", the MA senator wrote in the tweet, linking her billionaire calculator, which she created seemingly as a jab to critics of the tax like Bill Gates and Leon Cooperman.

Bezos is not the only billionaire who has expressed interest in a Bloomberg campaign.

And, according to a report from Recode's Jason Del Ray, Amazon CEO and world's richest person Jeff Bezos called Bloomberg earlier this year to gauge his fellow billionaire's interest in a presidential run.

"The wealthy and well connected are scared", the email said.

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Bloomberg also had a question for Bezos: Will he reconsider his decision to cancel plans for an Amazon headquarters in New York City?

"We need to have a president who believes in justice and a president who understands the strength of our communities is our trust in each other", she added.

Bloomberg filed paperwork to enter the Democratic primary in Alabama this week, a major indicator that he may enter the 2020 presidential race.

"I am open to suspending deportations, particularly as a way to push Congress for comprehensive immigration reform", the Democratic presidential candidate said during a Latinx town hall in Raleigh, North Carolina, according to a video posted on YouTube by the Republican National Committee.

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