NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio to announce 2020 presidential bid
- Published on May 16, 2019
- New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio will announce that he's running for president Thursday, a spokesperson confirmed to CBS News. The long-anticipated declaration makes de Blasio the 24th person and third mayor angling for the job in 2020. He plans to head to Iowa on Thursday night and South Carolina over the weekend to campaign.