Tom Steyer to join long list of 2020 Democrats


(CNN) – A billionaire known for his high profile efforts to impeach President Donald Trump is jumping into the 2020 race.

Tom Steyer told his staff he will join the long list of Democrats bidding for the Oval Office.

This comes just months after Steyer publicly announced he wouldn’t run so he could focus on ousting Trump.

The hedge fund manager and Democratic fundraiser is bankrolling an organization dedicated to the effort.

He even starred in self-funded TV commercials asking Congress to impeach the president.

Official details have not been released.

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(This story was originally published on July 8, 2019)

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