August 23, 2006

Another moderate bites the dust

Bloomberg won't be making a run for President:

During his first trip to Ireland since winning election in 2001, Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg on Tuesday ruled out a run for president in 2008, saying that he would serve out his remaining three years as mayor before leaving politics and starting a full-time career in philanthropy.
This is too bad, especially after TNR got me all psyched up about the possibility of a Bloomberg campaign.(Via The Plank)