Julian Castro: Not Taking “Anything Off the Table” for 2020

By NTK Staff | 01.24.2017 @4:06pm

Former Obama Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Julian Castro said Tuesday in an appearance on MSNBC: “I’m never going to take anything off the table,” after being asked about a possible presidential run in 2020. “As the years go by, I’m going to look and see how politics develops. I hope that Donald Trump […]

Former Obama Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Julian Castro said Tuesday in an appearance on MSNBC: “I’m never going to take anything off the table,” after being asked about a possible presidential run in 2020.

“As the years go by, I’m going to look and see how politics develops. I hope that Donald Trump is successful for America, but what he’s doing so far doesn’t give me a lot of confidence,” Castro said.

Castro pointed out, however, that “we haven’t even gotten to 2018, much less 2020,” indicating that he would not make a decision anytime soon.

Political commentators have floated the possibility of Castro challenging Trump in four years.

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