The entire 2020 Democratic race has been a bit of a wayward spectacle so far, with a great many of the old tried and true tactics falling victim to the party’s “wokeness”.
These days, it seems to be some sort of sin for a candidate to be wealthy, or to solicit fundraising from those who are. The left is only interested in grassroots, small-dollar influence, and there are more than a few candidates currently in the race who have ignored this truth at their own peril.
Of them, both Tom Steyer are Michael Bloomberg are billionaires themselves. Despite their exorbitant wealth and inordinate spending, they have failed to capture even a meager percentage of the Democratic base’s support.
Politico reported Wednesday: