Wall Street 'Dems' threaten to support Trump or sit out ($$$) 2020 election if Warren is nominated

Wall Street 'Dems' threaten to support Trump or sit out ($$$) 2020 election if Warren is nominated
Elizabeth Warren/Creative Commons
Elizabeth Warren/Creative Commons

They don’t like Senator Warren:


Democratic donors on Wall Street and in big business are preparing to sit out the presidential campaign fundraising cycle — or even back President Donald Trump — if Sen. Elizabeth Warren wins the party’s nomination.

In recent weeks, CNBC spoke to several high-dollar Democratic donors and fundraisers in the business community and found that this opinion was becoming widely shared as Warren, an outspoken critic of big banks and corporations, gains momentum against Joe Biden in the 2020 race.

“You’re in a box because you’re a Democrat and you’re thinking, ‘I want to help the party, but she’s going to hurt me, so I’m going to help President Trump,’” said a senior private equity executive, who spoke on condition of anonymity in fear of retribution by party leaders. The executive said this Wednesday, a day after Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced that the House would begin a formal impeachment inquiry into Trump.

CNBC: Wall Street Democratic donors warn the party: We’ll sit out, or back Trump, if you nominate Elizabeth Warren

Senator Warren’s Response:

Meanwhile, economic inequality is the highest it’s been in 50 years since the Census Bureau started measuring it.

Wall Street “Dems” hate Elizabeth and they hate Bernie.

And, like FDR, each welcomes their hatred:

You can’t go wrong with either Elizabeth or Bernie. Pick one (or both like me) and support them for change!

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