PRESIDENT MIKE? YES, HE CAN WINHe isn't serious.
By Dick Morris, The New York Post
July 11, 2006 -- IF Mike Bloomberg runs for president as an independent, he can win. Yes, not just hurt Hillary Clinton or the Republicans, but actually win the White House.
Obviously, he has his bank account in his favor. Like Ross Perot in 1992 and 1996, he wouldn't have to convince skeptical donors that a third-party candidate could succeed for the first time in American history. He can cut short the conversation by just writing a mega check.
But he can succeed where Perot failed, because he knows how to handle himself in the public spotlight. (link)
Dick Morris is highly gifted when it comes to the art of politics. That in itself makes him a scoundrel and not to be trusted. My guess is there is something else going on here. This is the second time in recent weeks that he has promoted the preposterous notion that Mike Bloomberg is a player on the national stage. I think someone's angling for a job ...