Jeff Bezos called Michael Bloomberg and asked him to run for President

According to Business Insider, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos called former New York Mayor Bloomberg to ask him if he would run for President. According to the report, Bezos called Bloomberg shortly after the Amazon HQ2 plans for New York fell through to see what Bloomberg thought about running for President.

At the time, Bloomberg said he has no plans, and then recently, Bloomberg took a major step into running for President. Bloomberg is seen as an alternative to Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders.