(Oklahoma City, OK) Democratic presidential candidate Mike Bloomberg will campaign in Oklahoma City Saturday, Feb. 8, accompanied by supporter Judge Judy Sheindlin.
While in OKC, Bloomberg, the mayor of New York City from 2002 to 2013, will visit the Oklahoma City National Memorial to pay his respects, according to a Bloomberg campaign news release. Later in the evening, he will speak at an organizing event with his ‘Mike Bloomberg 2020’ supporters, “sharing his vision for uniting the country and why he is the best candidate to defeat Donald Trump in November.”
The organizing event will be at Devon Great Hall, Oklahoma History Center, 800 Nazih Zuhdi Drive. Doors will open to the public at 7:45 p.m. The event will officially begin at 8:30 p.m.
Bloomberg was elected mayor of New York in 2001. He ran as a Republican.
In 2007, he changed his party affiliation to Independent.
Bloomberg changed his party affiliation to Democrat in 2018.