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Julián Castro Makes Moves Toward 2020 Presidential Bid

Julián Castro Makes Moves Toward 2020 Presidential Bid

Former HUD Secretary and San Antonio Mayor Julián Castro has been meeting with donors and possible campaign staff ahead of a potential 2020 presidential bid. He and his twin brother, Congressman Joaquín Castro (D-TX), gathered supporters and donors in San Antonio on Monday. Castro's recent moves have included meetings and phone calls with prospective staff for a possible presidential campaign, including staffers in Iowa, and he has also spoken with lawyers about the "mechanics of launching a possible 2020 presidential campaign." Castro also brought together a group of Latino leaders in DC to talk about a 2020 campaign; he is likely the only Latinx to run for president. “The consensus was that Julián brings a lot to the table. He’s part of a new generation and most of the candidates who are talked about are not,” one participant told Politico. Castro is hitting the ground running. He will hold a fundraiser for his PAC, Opportunity First, in San Diego today. More here.

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