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Beto O’Rourke draws 2020 Democrats’ ire

DUBUQUE, Iowa — Back when he was still just teasing a presidential run, Beto O’Rourke told “Vanity Fair” he was “born to be in” the race. Now that he’s campaigning to far greater media attention and much larger crowds than many [...]

Beto O’Rourke ‘mortified’ over articles written as teen member of Cult of the Dead Cow hacker group

Democratic presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke expressed regret Friday over writings he contributed as a teenage member of the Cult of the Dead Cow hacker group. “I’m mortified to read it now, incredibly embarrassed, but I have to take [...]

The Beto backlash

By ELIZABETH RALPH  03/15/2019 01:07 PM EDT */ ]]> RULING THE WEEK THE BETO BACKLASH — Beto O’Rourke burst on the 2020 scene this week (yes, he’s running) with a desert-scape Vanity Fair cover that’s got everyone talking. The [...]

‘Not one woman got that kind of coverage’: Beto backlash begins

Former Texas congressman Beto O’Rourke speaks to local residents during a meet and greet at the Beancounter Coffeehouse & Drinkery, March 14, in Burlington, Iowa. | AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall 2020 elections Many Democrats [...]

Beto O’Rourke storms Iowa

Entering Iowa, the first-in-the-nation caucus state, far later than most of his competitors, Beto O’Rourke is attempting to position himself as a unifying figure in the Democratic primary | Raul Ratje/AFP/Getty Images 2020 elections The [...]

How Beto shook off his funk and decided to run

On Thursday, Beto O’Rourke urged supporters to join him in the “greatest campaign this country has ever seen.” | Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty Images for SXSW 2020 elections A hometown showdown with Donald Trump over immigration was [...]

Beto announces bid for president

poster=”http://v.politico.com/images/1155968404/201903/1961/1155968404_6013845460001_6013847264001-vs.jpg?pubId=1155968404″ true 2020 Elections The untested but charismatic Democratic phenom joins the crowded race [...]

‘It’s a bit much’: Beto drags out his 2020 tease at South by Southwest

“I’ve got to be on the timeline that works for my family and for the country,” Beto O’Rourke told reporters when asked by POLITICO about the delay. | Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty Images for SXSW 2020 elections The Texas Democrat [...]

Here’s What Beto Could Unleash on Trump

Sasha Issenberg is the author of several books, including The Victory Lab: The Secret Science of Winning Campaigns. */ ]]> AUSTIN, Texas—With rain hammering outside, Zack Malitz stood in a warehouse space lit by strands of bistro lights [...]

‘This is where we make our stand’: Beto O’Rourke finally looks like a 2020 candidate

Former Texas Congressman Beto O’Rourke has said that he will decide whether to run for president by the end of the month. | Paul Ratje/AFP/Getty Images 2020 Elections With Donald Trump holding a rally in O’Rourke’s [...]