Tom Steyer 2020 presidential campaign

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Tom Steyer 2020 presidential campaign
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Campaign2020 United States presidential election (Democratic Party primaries)
CandidateTom Steyer
AffiliationDemocratic Party
SloganActions Speak Louder Than Words
Website
https://www.tomsteyer.com/

The 2020 presidential campaign of Tom Steyer began on July 9, 2019, when Steyer stated that he would be running in the Democratic primaries in an online campaign video.[1]

Steyer has been seen as a potential presidential candidate in the 2020 election. In January 2019, Steyer traveled to Iowa to announce that he was not running for president.[2]

He dropped out of the race after losing the South Carolina primary on February 29, 2020.[3] Steyer spent $250 million of his own money on his campaign. This was more than any other candidate in history, except Mike Bloomberg's campaign.[4]

References[change | change source]

  1. David Wright (July 9, 2019). "Tom Steyer officially announces presidential bid". CNN.
  2. . CNN https://www.cnn.com/2019/01/09/politics/tom-steyer-not-running-2020/index.html. Retrieved July 8, 2019. Missing or empty |title= (help)
  3. Panetta, Grace. "Tom Steyer drops out of the 2020 presidential race". Business Insider. Retrieved 2020-03-01.
  4. Fordham, Evie (2020-03-01). "Trump mocks Steyer spending after Democratic billionaire drops out". FOXBusiness. Retrieved 2020-08-13.