Oprah for president? Golden Globes speech sparks 2020 campaign speculation

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

However, he added, "I don't think she's going to run".

"I like Oprah", he said, noting that he had appeared on her long-running afternoon program.

The new survey comes just days after Donald Trump said that he would beat Winfrey if she chose to run in the 2020 presidential campaign.

That's when our strategist says someone like Winfrey could leverage more prominent candidates to support causes important to her on the condition that she'd join them rather than trying to beat them.

Oprah spoke out about the recent wave of sexual assault allegations sweeping through Hollywood during her speech, which was applauded by people all over the world and even prompted calls for the TV icon to run for President of the United States in 2020. It was very important for her because it would be the first time people heard from her in any detail about the Me Too movement.

That source suggests Winfrey's ability to sway politicians on a local level might even make her more influential than a President, but recommends that she lets potential opponents sweat. "I do think that the speech was a different moment for her.She knew that she met the moment, but the reaction to the speech has been sort of overwhelming to her".

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The press secretary added: "Is she a successful individual?" She also said that "it was purely political". "I don't think at this point she's actually considering it". "If she declares, I will back her".

"Think of all the stars who owe Oprah", our insider said. She wasn't thinking in those terms. Would she want to endure nasty speculation about her relationship with Gayle and Stedman?

Speculation about Winfrey running for White House has been around for some months now.

The idea that media mogul Winfrey could run for the White House was sparked following her speech at the Golden Globe Awards in LA.

He said Winfrey's huge public profile would be of a benefit to her. She's a very good writer.

"They're the women whose names we'll never know".

King, who attended the awards ceremony alongside Winfrey and Graham, said being in the room was 'electrifying'. "At the same time, politics is ridiculous right now".