Rupert Murdoch Proposes ‘Next Billionaire Candidate’ to Get into 2016 Race

Was one billionaire in the presidential race not exciting enough for you? Well, Rupert Murdoch has a second one in mind he’d like to see get in the 2016 campaign.

Murdoch hasn’t exactly been very bullish about Donald Trump, sniping at him on Twitter a few times and basically telling him after he was complaining about the Fox debate to get over it.

Murdoch still considers Trump a “serious” candidate, but has another billionaire in mind he’d like to say get in the race:

Yes, it’s former New York mayor Michael Bloomberg, whom conservatives aren’t exactly fond of for a number of reasons––his gun control activism and aforementioned “nanny state”-ism among them.

[h/t Daily Intelligencer]
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