The billionaire philanthropist George Soros thinks Elizabeth Warren is the best Democrat in the field to run for President Donald Trump in 2020, he told the New York Times in an interview published on Friday.
"She emerged as the clear man to win," he told the newspaper. "I do not take a public position, but I believe she is the most qualified to be president."
Soros, a former currency trader and being targeted on a huge slide by right-wing conspiracy criteria, he does not consider his position to be endorsed. He said he would not endorse any candidate.
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But Soros has previously voiced opinions in line with the Massachusetts progressive senator and has long called on the government to increase its taxes.
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In June, Soros was among the wealthy who signed a letter in support of Warren's wealth tax proposal. This letter, designated "non-partisan", also noted that it should not be construed as approval.
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"Trump is still doing enormous damage," he said. He added that Trump's decision to withdraw US troops from Syria earlier this month "is detrimental to America's influence in the world."
Warren campaign representatives did not immediately respond to a request for comment. The Soros Nonprofit Foundation did not respond to an email for comment.