A Democrat has not won a statewide office in Texas since 1994.
While he easily won his party's senate primary with almost 62 percent of the Democratic vote and his mostly Hispanic El Paso district by more than 90 percent, O'Rourke struggled in certain regions, particularly the Rio Grande Valley.
Hernandez, a 32-year-old member of the Democratic Socialists of America, surprised some political observers by beating O'Rourke handily in dozens of counties, including nearly every one along the U.S. -Mexico border. Robert Krueger in 1993.
"If you're gonna run in Texas, you can't be a liberal man", sang the man's voice on Ted Cruz' latest political advertisement.
"I remember reading stories, little Robert wanted to fit in". Mr. O'Rourke owned up that he tried to go by Robert as a student at Columbia University, but when his friends found out that he was known as Beto, that name stuck. "Cruz already is casting O'Rourke as a gun-grabbing, open borders advocate".
Cruz, meanwhile, is of Cuban descent and goes by the more English-sounding "Ted" instead of his birth name, Rafael.
"I am really happy with whatever anyone calls me", Mr. O'Rourke said in an interview.
But O'Rourke said he doesn't plan on getting involved in political mud-slinging. "There's really not much I need to say about Sen".
So if Mr. O'Rourke is going for a Latin sound to appeal to one segment of Texas voters, Mr. Cruz could be accused of veering Anglo-Saxon to appeal to another.
According to NBC DFW, Texas' primary turnout on Tuesday was the highest in the state since 2002 with more than 960,00 Democrats and 1.4 million Republicans going to the polls.
With a quick photo response that leaned more cute than cutting, Mr. O'Rourke may be able to defuse any lasting effect of Mr. Cruz's approach. "The extreme left is energized and angry, and it makes it all important for conservatives to show up in November", Cruz said. Turnout is up over 100 percent in the Democratic primaries so far during early voting and it's down in early Republican voting.
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In its Wednesday tirade, Rodong Sinmun insisted that the real nuclear threat facing the planet is the United States . North Korea has boasted of its plans to develop a nuclear-tipped missile capable of reaching the mainland US.
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However, a source in the MEA said, "India's efforts at foreign policy can not be exclusively looked at from "the China-prism". On the other hand, India needs new partners within the European Union that will help trade and investment.
Nader attended the Seychelles gathering on behalf of the United Arab Emirates, where he serves as an adviser to the royal family. Schiff said he would like to call Prince and other witness back before the committee for another round of questioning.
However, one officer died in the shooting . "It's just another tragic event for this community and this police department", Sgt. This shooting come exactly seven months since fellow Clinton officer Gary Michael was shot and killed during a traffic stop.
On the 624-yard par-five 18th hole, the 26-year-old fired his second shot over the vast water body and reached the green. This time, he was always in and around the mix and turned in his best card of four under 68 when it counted the most.
Porn star Stormy Daniels , aka Stephanie Clifford, dropped a bombshell on President Trump by announcing a planned lawsuit . Clifford. "The payment to Clifford was lawful, and was not a campaign contribution or a campaign expenditure by anyone".
A couple of responding users to the original forum post mentioned above suggested unistalling/re-installing the Oculus software. Certain people and companies won't be able to give demos of their VR game or VR experience until this is addressed.
This should open up new capabilities for apps, so that they can access streams simultaneously from two or more cameras. Messaging notifications can now highlight who is sending the message, show images, suggest smart replies , and more.
European Union trade commissioner Cecilia Malmstroem said a full-on transatlantic trade war was "not in anybody's interests". Aluminium producers' association European Aluminium called for an "immediate" implementation of measures if necessary.
The fastest 40 run at the combine by a player with Alabama football roots was turned in by Arizona Cardinals wide receiver J.J. The work he put in today, though, definitely makes him one of the more intriguing defensive back prospects in the draft.
But I keep going and I know that I might not be at my best yet but I'm getting there. "I just can not bet against her". Elina Svitolina emerged victorious at the winner-takes-all Tie Break Tens event at Madison Square Gardens in NY .
Madrid joined Liverpool in the last eight on Tuesday by overcoming the well-fancied Paris Saint-Germain 5-2 on aggregate. Speaking to reporters, according to Goal, Can said: "Of course, I have to think about my footballing future".
The publication claims the royal couple will welcome their bundle of joy "on or around" St George's Day on Monday, April 23rd. Kate met with parents to hear how their families overcame challenges with the help of Family Links .
In a bipartisan effort, the state's legislators passed House Bill 2282 . which was signed into law Monday by Gov. During a ceremony for the bill signing, he called the legislation a "free speech bill".
On Thursday, Canada introduced its new $10 bill , showcasing Black Nova Scotian and civil rights activist Viola Desmond . Federal Finance Minister Bill Morneau and Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz will be unveiling the long awaited note.
In Fitzpatrick's first season with the Bucs, he played in six games with three starts, finishing with a 2-1 record. That's the goal with every draft pick, and keeping Evans in the fold is a major accomplishment.
The ex-agent was found unconscious on a bench in the English city of Salisbury on Monday alongside his daughter Yulia . Because of this, the attack on Sergei is being seen as an attack that was likely backed by a foreign government .
In the DC charges alone, Manafort faces a likely sentence of more than 15 years to nearly 20 years in prison if found guilty. In May 2017, Mueller was appointed to investigate Russia's alleged interference in the 2016 presidential election.
And the U.S.is set to become part of the top five global crude exporters, according to consultant Wood Mackenzie Ltd. Brent crude futures were at $64.49 per barrel at 0100 GMT, up 15 cents, or 0.2 per cent, from their previous close.
The meeting might give her more insight as she continues her broader talks on how to prevent such a tragedy from happening again. President Trump is in favor of arming teachers, saying that too many of these shootings happen in gun free zones.
Apple , which is already running production tests with suppliers, is expected to announce the new phones this fall. In December 2017, Ming-Chi Kuo said in a research note that he sees Apple double shipments of AirPods in 2018.