>> No matter what happens in Washington.>> Michael Bloomberg dropped another hint Wednesday that he may be running for president in 2020. The former New York City mayor took to social media to announce that he's re-registered as a Democrat. Because, quote, we need Democrats to provide the checks and balance our nation so badly needs.
The 76-year-old had been an independent since abandoning the Republican Party in 2007.>> We have a government, a federal government, that's paralyzed and isn't doing anything.>> Earlier this year, the New York Times reported that the vocal Trump critic was seriously considering a 2020 run. His latest move sure to reignite chatter that he's eyeing a bid for the White House.
His party affiliation change comes after the billionaire founder of media and finance company Bloomberg pledged to port a whopping $80 million to help Democrats take control of the House in 2018.