Beto O'Rourke, U.S. Congress

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Robert Francis O'Rourke

Birthplace: El Paso, El Paso County, Texas, United States
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Son of Patrick Francis O'Rourke and Private
Husband of Private
Father of Private; Private and Private

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About Beto O'Rourke, U.S. Congress

Robert Francis "Beto" O'Rourke (/ˈbɛ.toʊ oʊ.rɔːrk/; born September 26, 1972) is an American businessman and politician who served Texas's 16th congressional district for three terms in the United States House of Representatives. O'Rourke was the 2018 Democratic nominee for the Texas Senate race, which he narrowly lost to Republican incumbent Ted Cruz.

Beto O'Rourke, a Representative from Texas; born in El Paso, El Paso County, Tex., September 26, 1972; attended El Paso High School and graduated from Woodberry Forest School, Woodberry Forest, Va.; B.A., Columbia University, New York, N.Y., 1995; business owner; member of the El Paso, Tex., city council, 2005-2011; elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred Thirteenth and to the succeeding Congress (January 3, 2013-present).

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September 26, 1972
El Paso, El Paso County, Texas, United States