The latest Democrat to be gaining 2020 buzz is former Housing and Urban Development Secretary (under Obama), Julian Castro.
He was in New Hampshire over the weekend, where he gave the commencement address at New England College before meeting with Democratic Party reps presumably about a 2020 run.
2020 WATCH: After delivering @NewEngCollege commencement address, potential Democratic presidential contender @JulianCastro met with @NHDems @ChairmanBuckley #nhpolitics #FITN #2020election pic.twitter.com/ZwoGDjo05X
— Paul Steinhauser (@steinhauserNH1) May 12, 2018
Prior to his (only) two and a half years as HUD secretary, Castro spent five years as the mayor of San Antonio.
Julian Castro, former Obama housing secretary, weighing presidential run https://t.co/4sVZWg0ScQ
— The Washington Times (@WashTimes) May 12, 2018
For a 43-year-old who wants to be the next president, that is not a very extensive resume.
Dems in 2020: Castro for President! https://t.co/zV1owM3i4B
— Instapundit.com (@instapundit) May 12, 2018
Here is a preview of 2020 slogans…
Reps: “Keep America Great Again”
Dems: “The Revolution Has Arrived”