Bloomberg's comments to reporters in Texas on Friday follow a jab from another top 2020 contender. Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren recently decried the Democratic presidential nomination becoming "one more plaything that billionaires can buy." But Bloomberg says his riches insulate him from having to curry favor with special interests. He told reporters he won't make a decision on a possible presidential bid for "another month or so." She also offered a statement from Bloomberg senior adviser Howard Wolfson that said "Mike is somebody who did not grow up with privilege.
Source: ABC News January 11, 2019 18:25 UTC