Bloomberg Says 'No Way, No How' to Presidential Run
New York CityMayor Michael Bloomberg says there is "no way, no how'' that he will run for president of the United States.
Speaking on NBC's "Meet the Press,'' Bloomberg said in an interview broadcast Sunday that his advisers should "cease-and-desist'' with their suggestions that he run.
The Democrat-turned-Republican-turned-independent said he is focused on his job as mayor. He has occasionally been mentioned as a long-shot presidential candidate.
Bloomberg said he wants to leave office having a reputation "as a very good, maybe the greatest mayor ever.''
He was elected for a third term in 2009. During the interview with host David Gregory, Bloomberg answered questions on tax cuts, the economy
Published at 9:52 AM EST on Dec 12, 2010 | Updated at 6:41 AM EST on Dec 13, 2010
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