Democrat O’Rourke presses U.S. social media companies to combat disinformation

(Reuters) – Democratic presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke’s campaign on Friday called on Facebook, Twitter and Alphabet’s Google to do more to fight disinformation ahead of the November 2020 election.... Read more »

Democrat O’Rourke proposes ‘war tax’ on affluent U.S. families without military members

FILE PHOTO: Democratic presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke delivers a speech during the SC Democratic Convention in Columbia, South Carolina, U.S., June 22, 2019. REUTERS/Leah Millis/File Photo (Reuters) – Democratic... Read more »

Democrat presidential hopeful Beto O’Rourke outlines LGBTQ policy proposal

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Democratic presidential hopeful Beto O’Rourke on Wednesday outlined his proposal to improve gay rights in the United States and to reverse what he called “discriminatory policies”... Read more »

Democrat O’Rourke unveils community-based immigration plan

Democratic 2020 U.S. presidential candidate and former U.S. Representative Beto O’Rourke speaks at a campaign house party in Salem, New Hampshire, U.S., May 9, 2019. REUTERS/Brian Snyder LOS ANGELES... Read more »

Democrat O’Rourke unveils community-based immigration plan

Democratic 2020 U.S. presidential candidate and former U.S. Representative Beto O’Rourke speaks at a campaign house party in Salem, New Hampshire, U.S., May 9, 2019. REUTERS/Brian Snyder LOS ANGELES... Read more »

Democrat O’Rourke accuses Trump White House of dictating Fox News content

FILE PHOTO – U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke speaks at a rally in Los Angeles, California, U.S., April 27, 2019. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – U.S. Democratic... Read more »

Beto O’Rourke’s past support for charter schools scrutinized in 2020 White House bid

EL PASO, Texas (Reuters) – Democrat Beto O’Rourke has called for investment in a “world-class public school system” and says teachers make up the single biggest professional group contributing... Read more »

O’Rourke holds rallies on the Mexican border that Trump threatens to shut

EL PASO (Reuters) – Democratic presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke will hold a major rally in El Paso, Texas, on Saturday, a city thrust to the center of America’s immigration... Read more »

O’Rourke to rally in his native Texas, where tough 2020 presidential primary awaits

(Reuters) – Democratic presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke will hold campaign rallies on Saturday in his home state of Texas, where he faces far different challenges in the 2020 race... Read more »

Democrat O’Rourke presidential bid draws $6.1 million in first 24 hours

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Beto O’Rourke raised more than $6.1 million within 24 hours of announcing his candidacy for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, his campaign said on Monday, highlighting... Read more »