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The Latest: Iowa, New Hampshire leaders encourage Bloomberg

Nov 08, 2019 - Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Latest on Michael Bloomberg opening the door to a 2020 Democratic presidential bid (all times local):

11:55 a.m.

Democratic Party leaders in Iowa and New Hampshire are welcoming billionaire Michael Bloomberg to join the 2020 presidential race.

Bloomberg is a former New York City mayor and opened the door on Thursday to a late-in-the-game run for the party's presidential nomination.

In a joint statement Friday, New Hampshire Democratic Party Chair Ray...