Centrist Democrats rethink alliances as Biden crumbles

https://www.politico.com/amp/news/2020/02/12/biden-allies-eye-alternative-bloomberg-114596

Moderate Democrats on Capitol Hill have begun to confront a future without Joe Biden — and are scrambling to find a centrist alternative who can topple both Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump.

And a growing number of Capitol Hill Democrats say they’re turning to billionaire Mike Bloomberg, a former New York mayor who became a trusted ally after his personal fortune helped Democrats recapture the House in 2018.