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Ex-Goldman Sachs CEO: 'I Might Find It Harder To Vote For Bernie Than For Trump'

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Lloyd Blankfein is among the billionaires who say they have concerns about the Democratic presidential hopeful.
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Former Goldman Sachs CEO: 'I might find it harder to vote for Bernie than for Trump'

Former Goldman Sachs CEO: 'I might find it harder to vote for Bernie than for Trump'

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Former Goldman Sachs CEO and lifelong Democrat Lloyd Blankfein told the Financial Times in an interview published Friday that he could have an easier time voting to reelect President Donald Trump than for Sen. Bernie Sanders, should the latter secure the Democratic nomination for president.
“I think I might find it harder to vote for Bernie than for Trump,” the billionaire banker said, though he pointed out that the Democratic primary has just kicked off and the nomination is very much still up for grabs. “There's a long time between now and then. The Democrats would be working very hard...
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Sanders, Attacking Bloomberg, Says Trump Would ‘Chew Him Up and Spit Him Out'

Sanders, Attacking Bloomberg, Says Trump Would ‘Chew Him Up and Spit Him Out'

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In an interview to be broadcast on CBS's “60 Minutes,” Bernie Sanders said he was surprised by how unprepared Michael R. Bloomberg seemed for the Democratic debate in Las Vegas.
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Goldman Sachs ex-CEO Lloyd Blankfein said he might struggle to vote for Sanders over Trump, suggested he doesn't see himself as rich, and compared Wall Street bankers to antelope and samurai

Goldman Sachs ex-CEO Lloyd Blankfein said he might struggle to vote for Sanders over Trump, suggested he doesn't see himself as rich, and compared Wall Street bankers to antelope and samurai

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Lloyd Blankfein blasted Sen. Bernie Sanders' planned wealth tax and warned he was as divisive as President Trump in a Financial Times interview .
"I think I might find it harder to vote for Bernie than for Trump," the former Goldman Sachs CEO said.
The billionaire said he doesn't see himself as rich, only "well-to-do."
Blankfein also compared Wall Street bankers to antelope and samurai, arguing they were scapegoats for the 2008 financial crisis.
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