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New York for example my New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg said on Tuesday he will not be running for president putting an end to speculation that the billionaire was looking to challenge Donald Trump and twenty twenty the seventy seven year old who port nearly a hundred million dollars into supporting Democrats in the mid terms last year broke the news in an op ed on Bloomberg dot com and came down hard on trump and the Republican Party he wrote quote every day when I read the news I grow more frustrated by the incompetence in the oval office I know we can do better as a country and I believe I would defeat Donald Trump in a general election but he added quote I am clear eyed about the difficulty of winning the democratic nomination in such a crowded field a race for over ten candidates have already thrown their hat in the ring including senators Bernie Sanders Elizabeth Warren and Cory Booker well Bloomberg shares the same view as most Democrats on issues like climate change and gun control his background as a businessman with ties to Wall Street might not have resonated with the Democratic Party that appears to be moving to the left then Berk said instead he will focus has resources on supporting other candidates