UPDATE: Not so fast? TMZ is reporting West has officially filed a “statement of organization” with the Federal Elections Commission, with himself as the candidate. It says he represents the BDY Party, which West has said stands for “Birthday Party.”
He has not yet filed an official statement of candidacy but…
We continue to monitor.
After a strange week and a half, an aide to musician Kanye West said on Wednesday that West will not run for president in 2020.
From his 4th of July announcement to his official bowing out, there were 11 days, or, as a journalist put it, “exactly one Scaramucci.”
A poll released earlier this week showed West with 2% support.