Hypothetical: Dimon for President

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    Let's say the Dems get Jamie Dimon as the standard bearer taking on Trump/Pence in 2020. How does this campaign go down?

    All of the "successful businessman" stuff would be switched to Dimon. Quite literally no one has had a more successful business career than Jamie Dimon. He is a banker, but the hate of bankers seems to have dissipated of late.

    Both are very rich and likely don't pay much tax, so that's neutral

    What do y'all think?
     
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    I think:
    Hillary won the popular vote - run her again
     
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    Indeed, Dimon is a Democrat, but there's no way in hell they'd nominate him. Rich white male banker? Not in a million years.

    Plus, he's allowed some stuff to go down at JPM, especially leading up to the Meltdown, that would damage him too much.
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    The leftists all promised me POTUS Trump will be ousted within a year?
     
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    They promised me he'd never win...hell they promised he'd never get the nomination
     
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    His fortress balance sheet helped JPM emerge from 2008 as the strongest bank

    Also... What would damage him worse than a recording of "grabbing someone by the pussy". If that's doesn't damage someone nowadays, Dimon is squeaky clean
     
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    I agree that is still likely. But I thought I'd be charitable in the is clean debate zone
     
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    Unlike Obama, Hillary or Trump - Dimon is experienced, not overtly corrupt and sane. Is America capable of electing such a person?
     
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    who cares about the person?? History is 100% about freedom versus govt. The best person is the one who supports freedom.
     

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