Beto O'Rourke

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Eric Sykes
November 01, 2019 - 4:43 pm
ST. LOUIS (KFTK) - Beto O'Rourke announced on Friday that he's ending his presidential run.
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Trump rally crowds continue to sell out stadiums and crowds outside.
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Eric Sykes
October 18, 2019 - 2:03 pm
DALLAS (KFTK) - President Trump's raucous rallies are just as popular, if not more so than his 2016 campaign rallies. Last night, President Trump filled the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas with 18,500 supporters. Officials say an overflow crowd of about 5,000 people were outside the venue...
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Associated Press
September 26, 2019 - 5:05 pm
The number of AR-15 and AK-47s in the U.S. is estimated at a staggering 16 million, creating logistical challenges to take them out of circulation.
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Digital Content Producer
September 13, 2019 - 7:59 am
WASHINGTON (KFTK/AP) - If elected president, Beto O'Rourke will make sure military-style guns aren't in the hands of the American people. Speaking at Thursday's third Democratic debate, the former Texas congressman announced his support for a mandatory gun buy-back program for weapons "designed to...
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August 14, 2019 - 10:38 am
(KFKT) - A Texas newspaper that once endorsed former congressman Beto O'Rourke, is now imploring him to drop out of the race for the White House. When O'Rourke ran against Ted Cruz in 2018 for a Senate seat, the Houston Chronicle gave him a blindingly glowing endorsement, saying his "command of...
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July 15, 2019 - 9:04 am
(KFTK) - 2020 Democratic hopeful Beto O'Rourke revealed that he and his wife are both descendents of slave owners. Over the weekend, O'Rourke tweeted "I was recently given documents showing that both Amy and I are descended from people who owned slaves." Something that we've been talking about in...
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From right, Democrats Kamala Harris and Beto O'Rourke
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March 20, 2019 - 1:57 pm
WASHINGTON (KFTK) — Increasing numbers of Democratic 2020 hopefuls are calling for the U.S. to abolish or change the Electoral College. Earlier this week, Sen. Elizabeth Warren introduced a petition that would ditch the electoral college system in favor of a straight popular vote. Since then, other...
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March 18, 2019 - 9:17 am
While Beto O'Rourke was campaigning in Wisconsin this weekend he claimed he has never had LSD and that he is giving up using profanities for lent. O'Rourke claims to have disclosed everything about his past, including an arrest in 1998 for driving drunk. REPORT: Beto wrote fantasy about murdering...
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