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Jeff Katz
March 03, 2020 - 2:04 pm
2020 Democrat presidential hopeful Joe Biden tapped failed Texas senate candidate Beto O'Rourke to lead his gun control effort. Read more below.
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Jeff Katz
November 06, 2019 - 3:12 pm
They're dropping like flies in the Democratic presidential field. Politico reports that Julian Castro is laying off campaign staff in New Hampshire and South Carolina to focus more money on critical states like Iowa and Nevada. Castro, a longshot from the start, issued an appeal to supporters last...
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Jeff Katz
November 05, 2019 - 2:22 pm
Joy Behar, one of the yakking yentas from The View, gave liberal politicians some free advice on the show on Friday when it omes to gun control. While lamenting over another failed campaign from Robert Francis O'Rourke, Behar commented on the former congressman's radical gun grab policies that were...
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Jeff Katz
October 21, 2019 - 1:58 pm
It's no secret that Robert Francis O'Rourke wants to take your guns away, but now he's chosen a very ... odd cause to get behind. In recognition of National Period Day (which, yes, is somehow a thing), O'Rourke channeled his inner woman and decried the notion that in prisons, "women across America...
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Jeff Katz
October 16, 2019 - 4:26 pm
Still desperately trying to ride the emotional wave of a mass shooting in his home state of Texas, former Rep. Robert Francis O'Rourke reminded everyone at the Democratic debate that he wants to take guns away from law-abiding citizens. O'Rourke reinforced his plan to implement mandatory buybacks...
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Jeff Katz
October 10, 2019 - 11:17 am
Is this the end of the line for Robert Francis O'Rourke? Recent data shows that the Texas congressman has not met the polling requirements to participate in the next Democratic debate in November, according to NBC News . Former Secretary of Housing Julian Castro and Sen. Amy Klobuchar (MN) have...
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September 23, 2019 - 3:38 pm
By MICHAEL BALSAMO and ROXANA HEGEMAN Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal authorities said Monday they charged a U.S. Army soldier with sharing bomb-making instructions online, and said he also discussed the possible bombing of a media organization and killing left-leaning activists. Jarrett...
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Jeff Katz
September 17, 2019 - 5:15 pm
Another Democrat has joined Robert Francis O'Rourke in calling for gun confiscation. On CNN Newsroom on Monday, Rep. Adriano Espaillat (D-NY) said he agrees with O'Rourke on a mandatory buyback of certain guns. Espaillat said, "I agree with Beto. I think that we should not be playing this very...
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Jeff Katz
September 16, 2019 - 3:55 pm
In an interview with Latino USA's Maria Hinjosa on Friday, 2020 Democratic presidential hopeful Robert Francis O'Rourke confirmed that he is in favor of tearing down existing sections of the U.S.-Mexico border wall. Hinjosa asks O'Rourke, "So Beto I just want to be clear. Have you said you want to...
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Jeff Katz
September 13, 2019 - 1:26 pm
During the Democratic Debate last night in Houston, candidate Robert Francis O'Rourke continued to push his agenda for taking guns away from law-abiding American citizens. When asked if he was for confiscating guns, he responded with a tirade in which he declared, "hell yes, we're going to take...
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