Robert Francis "Beto" O'Rourke is an American politician who represented Texas's 16th congressional district in the United States House of Representatives from 2013 to 2019. O'Rourke is notable for having run for United States Senate in 2018, narrowly losing to Republican incumbent Ted Cruz. He sought the 2020 Democratic nomination for President of the United States.
Ms. Warren is figuring out what candidates like Beto O’Rourke, Kamala Harris and Kirsten Gillibrand have already learned: It’s hard to appeal to both the center and the left of the Democratic.. NYTimes.com - Published
Former Vice President Joe Biden on Wednesday named two men he would consider as possible running mates. Either that, or a member of his Cabinet if he is elected president. According to Politico, Biden..
25 Democrats ran for President in 2019. Ten dropped out in 2019. Politico ranked the candidates who 'lost' the best. Coming in last is Beto O'Rourke. How bad is that? Bill De Blasio ranked as a better..
Beto O'Rourke entered the Presidential Race with lot of hope and promise. He left humiliated and disgraced, barely able to break above 1.7% nationally. Democrats tried to get him to run for Senate in..
According to Real Clear Politics, Elizabeth Warren is losing ground in virtually every poll. Nationally, she's in third place with 13%. In South Carolina, a must-win state, she trails Joe Biden by over..
Beto O'Rourke's campaign for President crashed and burned. Democrats had tried to woo him to run for Senate. However, according to the Texas Tribune, Beto does not want to run for Senate. The Democrats..
Beto O'Rourke bowed out of the presidential race Friday, surprising staffers and supporters in Iowa, where he was scheduled to speak at a Democratic party event. The Democratic candidates are entering.. CBS News - Published
When a pre-spring blizzard shut down air travel on the east coast last week, two Texas Congressmen-- one Democrat and one Republican-- booked a rental car and hit the road together. Thirty-six hours.. CBS News - Published
Donald Trump has used coarse language in remarks about Democrat Beto O’Rourke, telling supporters he was a “poor b***ard” who quit the 2020 presidential race “like a dog”. Speaking at a rally.. WorldNews - Published
Former Congressman Beto O'Rourke ended his presidential campaign on Friday. The news broke just hours before O'Rourke was expected to speak with the rest of the Democratic candidates at a dinner in.. CBS News - Published Also reported by •France 24 •Reuters
Former Rep. Beto O'Rourke dropped out of the 2020 race. About 20% of Democrats would have been satisfied with him as the nominee, even if he wasn't their first choice. With O'Rourke out of the race,.. WorldNews - Published
Speaking to supporters in Des Moines, former Representative Beto O’Rourke of Texas pledged to support the Democratic nominee in 2020 “with everything that I’ve got.” NYTimes.com - Published Also reported by •CBS News
Beto O'Rourke, the former Texas congressman, announced Friday that he was ending his Democratic presidential campaign, which failed to recapture the enthusiasm, interest and fundraising prowess of his.. WorldNews - Published
Harris also cut her entire field team in the state — over half the New Hampshire staff is being laid off. And Beto O'Rourke announced he's ending his presidential bid late Friday afternoon CBS News - Published
Democrat Beto O'Rourke said on Friday that he is dropping out of the crowded 2020 U.S. presidential race, saying it had become clear his campaign did not have the resources to continue to seek the.. Reuters - Published Also reported by •CBS News •NYTimes.com
This week on "Face the Nation," Margaret Brennan traveled to El Paso to sit down with 2020 candidate Beto O'Rourke. Plus, Rep. Will Hurd, Homeland Security Committee Chairman Sen. Ron Johnson and Sen... CBS News - Published
Beto O'Rourke, the former member of Congress from El Paso, Texas, joins Major Garrett to discuss the latest on the shooting at an El Paso Walmart that left at least 20 dead and more than two dozen.. CBS News - Published
Ted Cruz thinks Beto O'Rourke's supporters have a powerful motivation for voting in the Texas Senate race: anger over President Trump. Hear from both candidates Sunday on 60 Minutes at 7 p.m. ET/PT. CBS News - Published
CBS News political correspondent Ed O'Keefe and Axios political reporter Alexi McCammond join CBSN's "Red & Blue" to discuss Beto O'Rourke's influence on the 2020 race and the Democratic party's lack.. CBS News - Published
Former Texas Congressman and 2020 Democratic presidential hopeful Beto O'Rourke has denied reports that he tried to leave the scene of a 1998 DWI crash. Texas Tribune investigative reporter Jay Root.. CBS News - Published
Beto O'Rourke is trying to break through a crowded field of 2020 Democratic campaign, less than one year after his failed Senate campaign in Texas. The new HBO documentary "Running With Beto".. CBS News - Published
Former Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper has ended his bid for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination. This comes the same day former Texas Congressman Beto O'Rourke rolled out a revamped.. CBS News - Published
Democratic presidential candidate Andrew YangAndrew YangJuan Williams: Heed Clinton's warning on Tulsi Gabbard The Memo: What the leading 2020 Dems need to do Michael Moore praises O'Rourke on gun.. WorldNews - Published
Democratic pesidential candidate Beto O'Rourke spoke with CBS News 2020 campaign reporter Tim Perry in a wide-ranging interview Thursday night. O'Rourke talked about his proposal to help Americans with.. CBS News - Published
Beto O'Rourke dismissed criticisms of his sweeping gun control proposal, telling CBS News in an interview that he expects gun owners will go along with his plan to institute a "mandatory buyback" of.. CBS News - Published
President Trump hit his usual talking points at a Dallas rally on Thursday, although he zeroed in on religion and gun for the Texas crowd. He also criticized House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and his 2020.. CBS News - Published
President Trump spent Thursday in Texas. Gromer Jeffers, a political writer for the Dallas Morning News, joins "Red and Blue" to discuss the state Democrats say could become a battleground ahead of.. CBS News - Published
Former Congressman Beto O'Rourke of Texas spoke more at Tuesday's debate than at previous debates, although part of his time was spent in a testy exchange with Indiana Mayor Pete Buttigieg on gun.. CBS News - Published