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Beto O’Rourke to Announce 2020 Presidential Bid

14 March 2019

"I'm really proud of what El Paso did and what El Paso represents", he reportedly said in a text message to...

Beto O'Rourke will seek the Democratic nomination to run for USA president, a source close to his campaign and an El Paso TV station said Wednesday.

He plans to formally announce his campaign for the Democratic presidential nomination Thursday, according to KTSM.

It's official. Beto O'Rourke says he's running for president. "If I were to run, if I were to win, that my administration looks like this country". Ted Cruz in the November elections, appears on the cover of the April issue of Vanity Fair standing on a dirt road in the desert in his home state.

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

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

Despite O'Rourke's narrow loss, his high-profile candidacy helped Democrats retake House seats and control of the chamber.

He added: "I want to be in it".

The field of Democratic candidates already includes Elizabeth Warren, Bernie Sanders, and Julian Castro, among others.

Beto O’Rourke to Announce 2020 Presidential Bid