I was recently given documents showing that both Amy and I are descended from people who owned slaves. Along with other possessions listed…
Beto O'RourkeSomething that we've been talking about in town hall meetings -- the legacy of slavery in the United States -- now has a much more personal connection. I was recently given documents showing that both Amy and I are descended from people who owned slaves.
EL PASO, Texas (AP) — A legal team that recently interviewed over 60 children at a Border Patrol station in Texas says a traumatic and dangerous situation is unfolding for some 250 infants,...
Beto O'RourkeChildren caring for toddlers in immigrant jails, inadequate food and water for hundreds of kids, and weeks without bathing or clean clothes. They will struggle with this trauma the rest of their lives. We’ll have it on our conscience for the rest of ours.
The number of jobs added was well below the three-month average. Manufacturing, a key sector that is affected by trade tensions, showed weak growth. But the unemployment rate held steady, at 3.6%.
Beto O'RourkeThe disastrous tariffs Trump has levied have an impact. So do these trade wars he’s carelessly entered us into. Farmers, manufacturers, entire communities of Americans across this country are being hurt and are paying the price.
Beto O’Rourke’s Plan for Reforming Our Immigration and Naturalization System and Making the System Work Better for Our Families, Our Communities, and Our Economy
Beto O'RourkeWe just announced a plan that would implement the most sweeping rewrite of U.S. immigration law in a generation and overcome years of inaction to finally advance a new vision of immigration that fully reflects our country’s values.
Read it here
Across the country, we are seeing a new wave of extreme bans on abortion, stripping away reproductive freedom and representing an all-out assault on abortion access. Together we say: Stop the bans.
Beto O'RourkeI stand with the thousands rallying across the country to make sure we urgently fight radical attacks on women and these unconstitutional efforts to stop them from making their own decisions about their body. We must protect Roe v. Wade and #StopTheBans.
Beto O'RourkeClimate change is the greatest threat we face. And we won't solve it with half measures or half the country. It will take all of us. That’s why I just announced an historic, ambitious plan to meet this challenge and invest in our communities. Read it here
Presidential hopeful Beto O’Rourke is hard at work in an effort to garner support from some of the country's youngest voters.
Beto O'Rourke“O’Rourke educated the audience about his plans to introduce universal health care, criminal justice reform, changes to the immigration system & stricter gun control. The democratic presidential hopeful also hashed out his plans to mitigate climate change”
A bill supported by Democrats and Republicans would make permanent a program that bars the IRS from ever developing its own online tax filing service.
Beto O'RourkeWhy is Congress voting to make it harder & more expensive for Americans to do their taxes? Follow the money. Special interests, PACs, & corporations continue to purchase legislation like this. It's time to put people over PACs, country over corporations.
Democratic hopeful Beto O’Rourke has no shortage of energy. That energy is what got him national attention when he challenged Senator Ted Cruz in his home state of Texas. It’s that energy that carried him to a small dining room in North Las Vegas...
Beto O'RourkeLeaving Nevada feeling more inspired, more hopeful, more confident that we can unite to get this country back on track.
Beto O'RourkeI am running to serve you as the next president. The challenges we face are the greatest in living memory. No one person can meet them on their own. Only this country can do that, and only if we build a movement that includes all of us. Say you're in: BetoORourke.compic.twitter.com/lainXyvG2n
Beto O'Rourke, former Congressman and potential 2020 presidential candidate, talks to Chris Hayes about the existing border wall in his hometown of El Paso and argues that it did not make his city any safer.
Beto O'RourkeMonday night was a celebration of what makes El Paso so special. The fact that this community is one of the safest cities in America, not in spite of but because we're a city of immigrants.
Former U. S. Rep. Beto O’Rourke will speak at a march at the same time President Donald Trump will be holding his campaign rally at the El Paso County Coliseum on Monday. O’Rourke’s office released the following statement:Beto O’Rourke will join...
Beto O'RourkeWe need everyone to join us tomorrow evening in El Paso as we celebrate our community. The country will be watching, and it falls on all of us to tell the true story about the border.