BETO O'ROURKE JOINS THE 2020 DEMOCRATIC PRESIDENTIAL CONTEST

O'ROURKE ROUTINELY CRITICIZED LEADERS OF THE DEMOCRATIC PARTY AND DISTANCED HIMSELF FROM POLITICAL LABELS.

A WEEK LATER, O'ROURKE RECEIVED AN ORGANIZING OPPORTUNITY WHEN TRUMP HELD A CAMPAIGN RALLY IN EL PASO.

O'Rourke routinely criticized leaders of the Democratic Party and distanced himself from political labels.
In 2012, O'Rourke challenged El Paso's longtime Democratic congressman, Silvestre Reyes, in the primary and narrowly won, despite Reyes' endorsements from President Barack Obama and other prominent party leaders.
A week later, O'Rourke received an organizing opportunity when Trump held a campaign rally in El Paso.

Beto O’Rourke, the former Democratic congressman from El Paso who in less than two years went from near obscurity to a national celebrity with his unexpected campaign for a U.S. Senate seat, announced Thursday that he will...

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