Oprah 'Intrigued' But Not Planning Presidential Bid, Friend Says

Trump, speaking with reporters during a White House meeting today, said in response to a question: "Yeah, I'll beat Oprah".

Last night the media mogul spoke out as she became the first African-American woman to be awarded the Cecil B. DeMille Award at the Golden Globes. While listening to the speech, it had reminded me of then little known Sen.

Winfrey campaigned for President Barack Obama in 2008 and 2012, but has no experience in campaigning or governing otherwise.

"Yeah, I'll beat Oprah". I do think this though, guys. She adds that Oprah has stated many times that she won't run for President. She also said that "it was purely political".

"No, I absolutely don't think that her position has changed".

She continued, "I think that has been one of my greatest wisdom-teachings, is to assess from people's behavior - their actions not just towards me, but towards other people - who they are and how they behave..." King confirmed as much on CTM, saying, "I was up talking to her very late last night".

"Right now, Oprah's about 11:1, but keep in mind when Donald Trump ran he was 60:1 facing 16 opponents", he said.

During Clinton's campaign, she discussed the prospect of a female president and said "America, it's about time that we made that decision". "Oprah would always be my first choice".

When asked if Winfrey had the skill set to be president, Spielberg took a dig at Donald Trump.


According to a Rasmussen Reports survey released on Wednesday, 48 percent of likely USA voters would choose entertainment mogul Oprah Winfrey in 2020, while 38 percent would choose Trump.

But the longtime media proprietor, talk show host and actress has not indicated she would seek the presidency.

"I like Oprah but I don't think she's going to run".

Rumors are continuing to circulate about Oprah Winfrey possibly running for president in the 2020 election.

The enthusiasm for an Oprah candidacy illustrates the range of candidates who may eventually run against Trump.

He even teased a presidential bid on Oprah's show in 1988. Would Oprah even want to put herself through that?

"Her generosity has been shown". She has got, you know... I'd not know that she'd ever do it.

Not surprisingly, 52% of women prefer Winfrey; 43% of men favor Trump.

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