New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announces run for president

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New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is running for president in 2020. The mayor made the announcement this morning in a YouTube video, and joins a crowded field of Democrats running for president.

According to the New York Times, he is the 23rd Democrat running for president.

The two-term mayor was first elected back in 2013.

He is not eligible to run again for New York City mayor. 

 

 

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