Billionaire entrepreneur Mark Cuban mentioned Tuesday that not one of the 2020 Democratic presidential candidates has a very good probability of beating President Donald Trump.
“No person proper now,” the businessman mentioned in an interview on the CNBC present “Halftime Report” when requested which Democratic presidential hopeful has one of the best probability of profitable within the basic election in opposition to Trump.
Cuban was not even impressed by former Vice President Joe Biden, regardless of his clear lead over the remainder of the Democratic subject in most nationwide polls.
Biden is “good” and “may do an honest job” as president, Cuban mentioned, earlier than noting that it’s in the end “method too early to inform” what is going to occur within the 2020 election cycle.
In explaining why not one of the presidential candidates looking for the Democratic nomination are protruding to him, Cuban identified that almost all of them are politicians. Trump, however, was a businessman.
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“For those who have a look at why folks voted for Donald Trump, for my part … in the beginning it was as a result of he wasn’t a politician,” Cuban instructed CNBC. “For those who have a look at the Democratic subject, it’s all politicians.”
“Politicians are the least trusted of each occupation,” he added.
As for the Democratic candidates’ coverage proposals, Cuban dismissed them as “headline porn to get consideration.”
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“I don’t assume they imagine what they’re proposing is satisfactory,” he added.
Cuban didn’t level to anybody Democrat’s particular proposals, as an alternative criticizing the final thought of “trickle-down taxation,” which he mentioned “doesn’t work.”
“I believe that trickle-down economics is a failure. I believe trickle-down taxation is simply as huge a failure,” Cuban mentioned.
In a Tuesday tweet, he denounced Vermont unbiased Sen. Bernie Sanders’ use of the time period “socialism.”
Sanders and New York Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez “are utilizing Socialism as a advertising and marketing time period to construct followings reasonably than to alter our financial system,” Cuban tweeted.
Mark Cuban: Ocasio-Cortez, Sanders are utilizing Socialism as a advertising and marketing time period to construct followings reasonably than to alter our financial system @AOC @BernieSanders @JoeBiden https://t.co/1IlprTnjht
— Mark Cuban (@mcuban) Could 13, 2019
Throughout his CNBC interview, Cuban additionally acknowledged he has entertained the concept of working for president in 2020.
“It could take the proper storm for me to do it,” he mentioned.
“There’s some issues that would open the door, however I’m not projecting or predicting it proper now.”
If he did resolve to run, Cuban mentioned he most likely would accomplish that as an unbiased.
Former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz additionally flirted which making a bid for the presidency as an unbiased earlier this 12 months, although The Day by day Beast reported this month that he “has largely disappeared” from the general public eye in latest weeks.
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