• US business leaders with political aspirations

    7 days ago - By Chron

    WASHINGTON - With President Donald Trump and Jamie Dimon sparring over the JP Morgan Chase CEO's boast that he could beat Trump if he decided to run for president, here's a quick look at some other notables from the business world who also tried to enter politics, or who had notable stints in government.
    BENJAMIN FRANKLIN: More political theorist than politician, Franklin was the U.S. ambassador to France. He was born to a soap maker and earned his wealth as printer, publisher and inventor. He also helped create one of the greatest start-ups of all time - the United States.
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