A few decades ago, most politicians that were planning on running for the White House waited until on a year or year and half prior to the election to announce their presidential aspirations .
When it was time to reveal the field of hopefuls, they usually number a dozen, perhaps two dozen potential candidates.
When the 2016 campaign season began, there about a dozen and half Republicans that jumped in the race, but as the months rolled on, the number of candidates pared down.
The next presidential election is two years out and there is already about 457 Democrats who have either filed to run or are considered to be potential runners.
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In what would be the largest every crowd running for president, there are potentially 55 prominent Democrats eyeing the 2020 primary — plus 402 other Democrats who have already filed to run.
BallotPedia, the encyclopedia of American politics, has just compiled the latest list of major politicians, business executives, climate change advocates, and entertainers who have expressed interest in running.
The newest entry is Texan Rep. Beto O’Rourke, who lost his bid to unseat to Sen. Ted Cruz. However, a recent poll shows that he would be a presidential front-runner if stars like Oprah Winfrey and former first lady Michelle Obama decide against jumping in.
BallotPedia suggested that the Democratic army of candidates is “perhaps inspired by Donald Trump’s outsider campaign.” …
The list of Democratic presidential candidates or potential candidates is a veritable list of whose who in the liberal trenches of the anti-American socialist political party.
Among some of the names listed include Joe Biden, Hillary Clinton Kamala Harris, Cory Booker and Tim Kaine.
Some of the scarier names on the list are Michael Bloomberg, Eric Holder Beto O’Rourke, John Hickenlooper, Andrew Cuomo, Bill de Blasio, Elizabeth Warren, Michelle Obama, Bill Gates and Andrew Avenatti.
One might look at the list as one of suspects involved in the infamous Steele dossier scandal, misuse of campaign funds and the mountain of other allegations of wrong doing surrounding the 2016 elections.
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