Democrat Beto O’Rourke Running for Texas Governor in 2022

Democrat Beto O’Rourke is running for governor of Texas, pursuing a blue breakthrough in America’s biggest red state after his star-making U.S. Senate campaign in 2018 put him closer than anyone else in decades.

  • Nov 15, 2021
  • 11:48 AM

The Real Star of Beto O’Rourke’s Facebook Live Haircut Is His Barber Manuel

This country needs to know more about people like Manuel.

  • May 15, 2019
  • 3:31 PM

What Beto O’Rourke Said to Combat Trump’s Lies About El Paso

This could be 2020 right here.

  • Feb 12, 2019
  • 8:03 AM

COMMENTARY: What It’s Like to ‘Run’ With Beto O’Rourke

As we started the jog en masse and began to run toward the Alamo in downtown San Antonio, Beto moved about seamlessly, holding conversations with multiple people.

  • Mar 14, 2018
  • 3:16 PM

Rep. Beto O’Rourke’s New Response to Trump Is Flipping Brilliant

Today, during a cross-border running race that brought runners through El Paso, Texas, and Ciudad Juárez, Mexico, Rep. Beto O’Rourke, who ran the race, decided to show off his new baseball cap—a clear response to Donald Trump’s “Make America Great Again” hat. The Texas Democrat’s social media account made sure that people saw his hat: . […]

  • Aug 8, 2015
  • 4:51 PM

Rep. Beto O’Rourke: Trump ‘Ridiculous’ About Mexicans & Mexican Americans

Leave it to Rep. Beto O’Bourke (D-Texas) for trying to bring some sanity into the debate surrounding Donald Trump. Beto speaks the truth. In case you missed it, here is last night's interview on All In with Chris Hayes. Posted by Congressman Beto O'Rourke on Friday, July 24, 2015

  • Jul 25, 2015
  • 2:05 PM

Rep. Beto O’Rourke Keeps It 100% Real in Slamming ‘ISIS at Mexican Border’ Fear Mongerers

Give it up to Rep. Beto O’Rourke (D-TX) for sharing actual truth about this whole “Is ISIS on the Mexican border?” paranoia crap. As O’Rourke said last week: There’s a longstanding history in this country of projecting whatever fears we have onto the border. In the absence of understanding the border, they insert their fears. […]

  • Sep 22, 2014
  • 9:20 AM

Latino USA Presents: A Conversation With Beto O’Rourke

Latino USA‘s Maria Hinojosa sits down with Beto O’Rourke for a conversation about what’s happening El Paso in the wake of the shooting there and why he is running for the presidency.

  • Sep 13, 2019
  • 4:29 PM

O’Rourke Visits Mexico, Meets Turned Away US Asylum Seekers

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke visited Mexico on Sunday and listened to tearful immigrants say they fled Central American violence and turmoil to seek asylum in the U.S., but were turned away at the border.

  • Jul 1, 2019
  • 10:27 AM

In His Critique of Biden Being a ‘Return to the Past,’ O’Rourke Brings Up Obama Administration Deportation Record

“You had immigration reform that had been languishing for 30 years, and within the Obama administration, 400,000 deported from this country in one year alone, destroying families and breaking up communities,” the Texas Democrat said at one point.

  • Jun 13, 2019
  • 10:09 AM

Is LA for Beto? It’s Too Early to Tell

Some in attendance said they were there to learn, but hadn’t made up their minds.

  • Apr 29, 2019
  • 3:37 PM

How Beto Did It (OPINION)

I am more comfortable talking about this the day of the election because there is little the Ted Cruz campaign can do to respond.

  • Nov 6, 2018
  • 10:56 AM

Trucker Blockade Snarls US-Mexico Border Over Texas Order

One of the busiest trade ports on the U.S.-Mexico border remained effectively closed Wednesday as frustration and traffic snarls mounted over orders by Texas Gov. Greg Abbott requiring extra inspections of commercial trucks as part of the Republican’s sprawling border security operation.

  • Apr 13, 2022
  • 4:14 PM

Biden, Bernie’s Super Tuesday Brawl to Shape Democratic Race

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Millions of voters from Maine to California headed to the polls on Super Tuesday, the delegate-rich prize in the fight for the Democratic presidential nomination that’s shaping up as a contest between two starkly different visions for the party’s future as it hurtles toward a November rematch with President Donald Trump.

  • Mar 3, 2020
  • 4:05 PM

Walmart Shooting Suspect Charged With Federal Hate Crimes

WASHINGTON (AP) — The man accused of killing 22 people and wounding two dozen more in a shooting that targeted Mexicans in the border city of El Paso, Texas, has been charged with federal hate crimes.

  • Feb 7, 2020
  • 8:31 AM

AP Source: Walmart Shooting Suspect Faces Hate Crime Charges

WASHINGTON, D.C. (AP) — The man accused of killing 22 people and wounding two dozen more in a shooting that targeted Mexicans in the border city of El Paso, Texas, has been charged with federal hate crimes, a person familiar with the matter told The Associated Press.

  • Feb 6, 2020
  • 12:23 PM

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