Oct 10, 2018 - Politics & Policy

Mike Bloomberg re-registers as a Democrat

Photo: Mike Bloomberg/Instagram

Former New York Mayor Mike Bloomberg wrote on Instagram (followed by Facebook and Twitter) that he's now officially a Democrat.

Why it matters: Bloomberg, looking ahead to a possible 2020 presidential race as a Democrat, is heading toward spending $100 million on House Democratic races, and made a surprise contribution of $20 million to Senate Democrats.

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