Category Archives: Beto O’Rourke

Dems Debate Tonight

The first debate of the 2020 Goat Rodeo is tonight, and it features Senator Professor Warren debating nine nobodies who are never going to be prznint, er, other candidates. Tonight, in addition to Sen. Professor Warren: Sen. Cory Booker (D-N.J.), … Continue reading

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About That War Tax

2020 Goat Rodeo contender Beto O’Rourke dropped a policy proposal today to care for veterans, and it includes something called a “war tax.” And as you can guess from the name, it proposes some sort of market-based means to pay … Continue reading

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The Horse Race Continues

So, some more fundraising totals have come in for this first quarter, and without revealing the amounts (because I’m lazy, but Axios lists them along with how many donors, etc.), here’s the ranking- Bernie Kamala Beto Mayor Pete Amy Corey … Continue reading

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Saddle Up Another Goat!

These goats on a slide is the start to your weekend that you didn’t know you needed. pic.twitter.com/REQaffwzDJ — Paul Bronks (@SlenderSherbet) March 23, 2019 Beto is running. Axios morning email thingie goes full-on goat race: Beto O’Rourke, who announces … Continue reading

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Betomania

Tiger Beat on the Potomac (thanks Charlie!) is outta the gate running horse race journalism: “Former Texas Rep. Beto O’Rourke raised $6.1 million in the first 24 hours after launching his presidential campaign, crushing the first day hauls of many … Continue reading

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‘The Spice Must Flow’, Part Infinity

“You aren’t the first candidate to say, ‘I’m going to bring this country together,’” Todd told O’Rourke. The most recent Democratic president, a lot of people put their hope in the thought he was the answer that was going to … Continue reading

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Saddle-Up Another Goat: Beto is in The 2020 Goat Rodeo

(Hat tip: Scissorhead Purplehead for the dancing goat!)

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