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Beto O’Rourke repeats he’s not running for Senate despite continued speculation

By Patrick Svitek and Abby Livingston, Texas Tribune Beto O’Rourke is reiterating that he is not running for U.S. Senate next year as speculation swirls ahead of the Monday filing deadline.

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Beto O’Rourke Drops Out Of Presidential Race

By Patrick Svitek, Texas Tribune DES MOINES — Beto O’Rourke is dropping out of the presidential race. The former El Paso congressman announced the decision Friday evening, ahead of a major Democratic gathering here in Iowa.

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Kicking Off Campaign In Texas, Beto O’Rourke Says, We Will Not Be ‘Defined By Our Fears’

By Ashley Lopez and Stephanie Federico, KUT  “This is our moment of truth and we cannot be found wanting,” Beto O’Rourke told a crowd of cheering supporters as he officially kicked off his presidential campaign in El Paso on Saturday. … Continue reading

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Beto O’Rourke Running For President

By Patrick Svitek, Texas Tribune  After months of intense speculation, Beto O’Rourke is entering the presidential race Thursday, marking an extraordinary rise from little-known El Paso congressman a few years ago to potentially formidable White House contender. “Amy and I … Continue reading

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Beto O’Rourke no longer ruling out 2020 presidential run

By Julián Aguilar and Patrick Svitek, Texas Tribune  U.S. Rep. Beto O’Rourke, D-El Paso, said at a town hall in El Paso Monday that he and his wife had “made a decision not to rule anything out.”

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Ted Cruz Defeats Beto O’Rourke In Re-Election Fight

The race between Cruz and O’Rourke emerged as one of the hottest in the country, with Democrats hopeful that O’Rourke could break the Texas GOP’s iron grip on statewide offices.

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Senate race tops $100 million with latest filings from Ted Cruz and Beto O’Rourke

U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, and his Democratic opponent, Beto O’Rourke, have now raised more than $100 million combined.

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TX Decides: What Are Cruz And O’Rourke’s Stances On The Environment?

By Diana Nguyen We’re in day three of early voting, and Texas is seeing voter turnout headlines it’s not used to. For once, it seems the word “Shocking” isn’t followed by “-ly low.” Have any questions before you cast your … Continue reading

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WATCH: Cruz, O’Rourke Debate In San Antonio

Rep. Beto O’Rourke, who trails Sen. Ted Cruz in the polls of a senate race that has garnered national attention, turned markedly more aggressive, while the two clashed on topics ranging from the judicial confirmation of Bret Kavanaugh and the makeup of … Continue reading

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With Polls Showing Cruz Ahead, Second Debate Could Be O’Rourke’s Last Chance To Change Minds

The Texas Senate race is one of the closest-watched midterm contests in the country. The Democratic challenger, Beto O’ Rourke, has been skateboarding through Facebook Lives, dueting with Willie Nelson and collecting a record $38 million in the last quarter … Continue reading

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