New York Mayor Bloomberg Leaves GOP

New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced Tuesday that he is leaving the GOP after six years.

The move is fueling speculation that Bloomberg is preparing himself for a possible presidential run as an independent, though Bloomberg says it only means that he wants to run the nation's largest city as a non-partisan.

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