Jan 2, 2019 - Politics & Policy

Sen. Amy Klobuchar to decide on 2020 presidential bid soon

Amy Klobuchar in Capitol Hill.

Sen. Amy Klobuchar. Photo: Alex Wong/Getty Images

Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.) said Wednesday that she is “getting close to a decision” on whether to run for president in 2020, the Star Tribune reports.

Why it matters: Several Democrats are expected to announce their 2020 candidacies in the next several weeks. Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) and former Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julián Castro have each formed presidential exploratory committees in recent weeks.

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