Beto O’Rourke, the Democratic presidential candidate best known for fecal horseplay and his incessant apologizing, has gone from “woke” to “broke” in a matter of months.
Beto O’Rourke did all the right things to prepare for a successful presidential campaign. He married a real-estate heiress. He saved money by refusing to give to charity. He served in Congress. He ran for Senate against a loathed Republican incumbent. He was lauded in the press, and cheered on by celebrities. He played guitar with Willie Nelson. He accepted defeat, unlike Stacey Abrams. He soul searched. He blogged about his interactions with real Americans. He live-streamed his dental exam. He was featured on the cover of Vanity Fair. With a dog. Wearing jeans.
A new Quinnipiac poll has some bad news for President Donald J. Trump, but even worse news for the bumbling campaign of Beto O’Rourke, the heiress husband and failed Senate candidate who is running for president for reasons yet to be determined.
Beto O’Rourke, the former congressman who married a real-estate heiress and lost a Senate race to Ted Cruz, among other things, is trying to run for president. It’s not going very well.
Beto O’Rourke, the heiress husband and failed Senate candidate who briefly launched a career as a pensive travel blogger before deciding to run for president, is struggling to stay relevant in the Democratic primary.
Former Texas Congressman Beto O’Rourke (D.) was slammed on Friday for not endorsing Gina Ortiz-Jones, a Democratic congressional candidate who narrowly lost to incumbent Rep. Will Hurd (R., Texas).
Former Texas Rep. Beto O’Rourke (D.) said Friday that “we should explore” Sen. Cory Booker’s (D., N.J.) call to require federal gun licensing after initially saying such a proposal went “too far.”