Beto O'Rourke

Beto O'Rourke
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Alan Scaia
April 29, 2019 - 9:08 am
DALLAS (1080 KRLD) - Former Texas Congressman and current Democratic presidential hopeful Beto O'Rourke has announced a climate change plan ​he says would "confront the existential threat of climate change and invest in our communities." The plan would include executive action and authorize...
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Democratic presidential candidate and former Texas congressman Beto O'Rourke speaks during a campaign event in Sioux City, Iowa, on Thursday, April 4, 2019. (Justin Wan/Sioux City Journal via AP)
April 05, 2019 - 10:16 am
The Republican Jewish Coalition, backed by GOP mega-donor Sheldon Adelson, is accusing Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke of "demeaning" the memories of Holocaust victims by likening President Donald Trump's rhetoric on immigrants to that used in Nazi Germany. In a statement Friday,...
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Beto O'Rourke
AP/Eric Gay
April 01, 2019 - 2:10 pm
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke is pledging to sign an executive order requiring Cabinet members to hold monthly town hall meetings "with the American people." The ex-Texas congressman proposed the idea while speaking Monday at the "We the People Summit" in...
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Beto O'Rourke
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Barbara Schwarz
March 18, 2019 - 4:14 pm
Beto Breaks First Day Fundraising Totals DALLAS (1080 KRLD) - It seems there's one thing Beto O'Rourke does better than any other candidate. That's raise money. The former congressman from El Paso raked in $6.1 million in the 24 hours after he announced his presidential campaign. That's the largest...
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FILE - In this Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019, file photo, former Democratic Texas congressman Beto O'Rourke speaks during an interview with Oprah Winfrey live on a Times Square stage at "SuperSoul Conversations," in New York. The new Beto O’Rourke documentary ends with him musing about how to keep the momentum of his 2018 defeat to Ted Cruz in the Texas Senate race going, but also declaring just as quickly “maybe that’s it.” (AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File)
March 09, 2019 - 5:01 pm
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Beto O'Rourke is sitting in his kitchen hours after a closer-than-expected Texas Senate race loss to Ted Cruz, musing about how his campaign brought out the best in thousands of supporters. "Somehow we've got to continue that way," he tells his wife, Amy, who stares into his...
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