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.
Beyond refuting his comments about border communities like ours (El Paso was one of the safest communities in the United States before the…
Beto O'RourkeIf immigrants are good for the country, the border is secure and walls end lives instead of saving them, then why does the president try to scare us about immigrants and the border and take our land to build a wall we don’t need?
The year 1965 is often cited as a turning point in the history of US immigration, but what happened in the ensuing years is not well understood. Amendments to the Immigration and Nationality Act passed in that year repealed the national origins...
Beto O'RourkeWe’ve conflated the war on terror, the war on drugs, with immigration. This has led to mass deportations & militarization at a time of record safety on the U.S. border. False fear is cynically stoked to harm those who pose no threat to this country.
By the time local elections officials downloaded a list of 366 registered voters the Texas Secretary of State’s Office initially said may not be citizens, the office had called to
Beto O'RourkeThere's a reason Texas has historically been a nonvoting state. Those in power try really hard to keep people out of their democracy. That's why we need to protect and enhance voting rights.
Beto O'RourkePolls open in El Paso at 7:00 tomorrow for the special election that will decide who the next State Representative is for District 79. Spread the word and make a plan to vote. Details and polling locations can be found here
Beto O'RourkeIf you're in El Paso, it's not too late to vote in today's special election for state representative. Polls stay open until 7:00. Find your polling location here
As the longest government shutdown in history drags on, thousands of federal employees living in Texas are applying for unemployment benefits to...
Beto O'RourkeDemocracy = people are the government. When the President shuts down the government he’s shutting down the people who make this democracy possible. There is a breaking point for the federal employees held hostage, and for our democracy.