Beto O'Rourke tells Texas TV station he's running for president

Beto O'Rourke tells Texas TV station he's running for president

The former Texas congressman confirmed Wednesday that he will enter the 2020 race for the Democratic presidential nomination, according to a Fox News television affiliate based in El Paso, Texas.

"Man, I'm just born to be in it and want to do everything I humanly can for this country at this moment".

In a Vanity Fair article that came out on Wednesday, O'Rourke said "You can probably tell that I want to run. I do".

O'Rourke, who captured national attention in his ultimately unsuccessful bid to unseat U.S. Sen.

President Trump campaigned hard for Cruz, lobbing attacks against O'Rourke as he campaigned in the Lone Star State. Ted Cruz, though by much less than Democrats usually do in ruby-red Texas.

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The pilot attempted to stop the software and correct the plane, but ultimately, "the pilot lost that fight with the software". Nearly all major countries in the world banned the aircraft by the end on Wednesday leaving United States and Canada.

Two people familiar with O'Rourke's planning told AP the Democrat is expected to visit Burlington Iowa, a working class community on the MS river in the southeastern part of the state.

Beto O'Rourke is running for President of the United States.

O'Rourke joined what is shaping up to be a diverse Democratic field that includes senators Elizabeth Warren, Kamala Harris, Kirsten Gillibrand and Cory Booker, and Hawaii Representative Tulsi Gabbard.

"I'm a capitalist", O'Rourke told reporters last month.

In 2018 speculation began that Mr O'Rourke may decide to run after his campaign for the US Senate proved his worth.

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