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AUSTIN, Texas | O’Rourke raises $38.1M, triples Cruz despite sagging polls

AUSTIN, Texas — Democrat Beto O’Rourke said Friday that he raised a record-breaking $38.1 million in the last three months, more than tripling the haul of his Republican opponent, U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, in a Texas race that’s become one of the country’s hottest — if not its closest. O’Rourke said the funding came from … Continue reading AUSTIN, Texas | O’Rourke raises $38.1M, triples Cruz despite sagging polls

AUSTIN, Texas | O’Rourke offers blue vision for red Texas during Nelson show

AUSTIN, Texas — Democratic Texas Senate candidate Beto O’Rouke rallied thousands with Willie Nelson on Saturday night, offering an openly liberal vision for the country’s largest conservative state and vowing that his campaign that has shunned outside political support can topple Republican Ted Cruz in November. Taking an open-air stage in Texas’ progressive-minded capital city, … Continue reading AUSTIN, Texas | O’Rourke offers blue vision for red Texas during Nelson show