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Bloombergs Campaign Manager Says Impeachment Inquiry is Making Trumps Reelection More Likely

Michael Bloombergs 2020 campaign manager says the Democratic-led impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump is making Trumps reelection “more likely.”

Kevin Sheekey, who has been at high-level positions within Bloombergs business empire for years, said the current political situation favors Trump.

“I think Trump is a complicated individual. He has high personal negative. The economy is doing well. When you look at the presidential campaign, we dont have a national campaign. We have a campaign that happens in six states,” Sheekey said on Nov. 27 on CNNs “Amanpour.”

“It happens in Wisconsin, Michigan, Pennsylvania, North Carolina, Florida, Arizona today. And The New York Times polled earlier this month—weve polled it ourselves—if that election occurred today, Donald Trump has a pretty clear shot, according to The New York Times, of winning all six states. He only needs to win three or four. If he had an election and it was in those states today, he would win.”

Host Christiane Amanpour asked, “Even with the impeachment process?”

Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg addresses a news conference after launching his presidential bid in Norfolk, Virginia, on Nov. 25, 2019. (Joshua Roberts/Reuters)
With First Lady Melania Trump looking on, President Donald Trump speaks before giving the National Thanksgiving Turkey Butter a presidential pardon in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington on Nov. 26, 2019. (Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

“Yeah. I think I worry a lot that were setting ourselves up here to impeachment, acquittal, and reelection. Were all outraged by what is going on. Anyone who looks at those things, you should be outraged by what the president has done. Except its not helping in the places where this election will ultimately be decided,” Sheekey said.

“There are about 31 congressional districts in this country that are swing districts. Mike Bloomberg spent an enormous amount of money and time and his own leadership to focus on 24 of those races laRead More – Source

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