Rep. John Delaney Said to Be Mulling a Run for President

Rep. John Delaney, the Potomac businessman who challenged his party’s establishment to unexpectedly capture a seat in Congress five years ago, is considering a run for the Democratic nomination for president, according to multiple Democratic sources.

In what could only be described as a long-shot bid, the little-known Democratic congressman would likely bring a centrist’s approach to policy and a deep background of the financial industry to what is certain to be a rough-and-tumble campaign as his party searches for a strategy to confront President Donald J. Trump.