Ex punk-rocker O'Rourke launches longshot bid against Cruz
"Congressman Beto O'Rourke has a big announcement to make on Friday", the email said, soliciting contributions and offering the recipient the opportunity to sign up to "be the first to know what it is" he plans to announce.
If O'Rourke secures the Democratic Party's nomination, he would likely face an uphill battle in a Republican-dominated state - since 1994, zero Democrats have been able to attain any statewide office. "We both agreed that we've got to come to our decisions about the whether to enter the race", Castro said.
Rep. Beto O'Rourke (D-Texas) will announce on Friday that he'll challenge Sen.
A Castro bid is no sure thing; he has a rising profile in Congress, he's on the leadership track in the House of Representatives and he's deeply involved in the investigations into whether Russian Federation interfered with the 2016 elections. Joaquin Castro of San Antonio is considering a bid. Rep. Joaquin Castro (D-Texas), who told the Austin American-Statesman in mid-February that he'd make a decision in eight weeks, is among the other Texas Democrats mulling a run.
Destiny 2 Release Date Confirmed, Trailer Out Now
Here's what else you need to know: The game is out September 8, but you can hop into the beta (timeframe TBD) if you preorder now. While there isn't any gameplay footage in the new video, there is a small description about the game which can be read below.
O'Rourke has struggled to emerge as a central political figurehead within the House and garner national attention, but he recently stepped into the spotlight during a bipartisan road trip with Republican Rep.
"So you don't know until you do it", O'Rourke said. His father once was the El Paso County judge, and O'Rourke is a former member of the El Paso city council.
Cruz, 46, is a Tea Party-backed self-proclaimed constitutionalist, while O'Rourke, 44, is a business man with a background in the tech industry, who was a pretty decent punk rocker in his younger years. Cruz is a lawyer who went to Princeton and Harvard. Will Hurd of Texas earlier in March.
With the eighth on the way and two more planned sequels after that, it seems like the Fast & Furious franchise will never end. Diesel, who is one of the new film's producers, was singled out as the source of Johnson's social media outburst.
The automaker expects earnings per share of 30 cents to 35 cents in the first quarter, down from the same period past year . Congresswoman Debbie Dingell (D-12th District) said Ford's continued investment in the area is a positive across the board.
About 208,584 of the affected vehicles are in the US and federalized territories, 21,854 are in Canada and 318 are in Mexico. The recalled vehicles are missing welds in the windshield, which could increase the risk of injury in a side-impact crash.
Well, now he's president and it seems he has more than enough time for golf-more than once a week, in fact. He has done so on 21 of the 66 days he has been in office, according to the Washington Post .
The proposed playoff will feature one team from each confederation and a nation from the confederation that has the host country. The Bureau of FIFA Council has recommended that nine slots should be allocated top Africa in the expanded 2026 World Cup.
The incident briefly raised concern at mission control in Houston that the shield might come back and hit the orbiting laboratory. While not a flawless fit, the cover will help protect the station from impacts and provide thermal shielding, NASA said.
Casey was always in front advancing to 3-up after 7 holes but with the South Korean winning the next two holes with birdies. He showed up, then drove the green on the par-4 opening hole at Austin Country Club to within 12 feet for eagle.
Prosecutors said Hernandez killed Safiro Furtado and Daniel de Abreu in 2012 after a brief encounter in a Boston nightclub. In particular, she said she did not remember receiving a phone call from him at 2:30 a.m. on the night of the killings.
He insisted that the all-digital payment schemes were being adopted by not just urban India but also by the "poorest of the poor". People of India have rejected corruption and black money, PM Modi said.
States Scramble To Expand Obamacare After GOP Flop
Obama's health care law encouraged states to expand their Medicaid programs by promising to pay most of the costs. Kansas Republicans, who control the state legislature, had never been very interested in broadening the program.
Malaysia says Kim Jong Nam's body released to North Korea
Najib said an autopsy had been completed and the victim's family has formally asked that the body be returned to North Korea. The agreement was reached after recent talks between North Korea and Malaysia in the capital, Kuala Lumpur , it added.
GAO Investigating Trump's Trips to Mar-A-Lago
Trump Organization representatives have said the first payment would not arrive in the government coffers until 2018. Secret Service requested $33 million for travel costs for the president, his family, and visiting heads of state.
Facebook wants to be the new Snapchat
Either way, the update is rolling out to Android and iOS now so check it out if you still use the Facebook app. With Direct , you can send individual photos and videos to friends that disappear once they've been viewed.
Bears' Hall, Packers' Dorleant arrested in Iowa
Dorleant just wrapped up his first National Football League season as well, with the Green Bay Packers. Hall is facing charges of disorderly conduct, public intoxication and interference with official acts.
Putin meets Le Pen
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Thursday said Le Pen was not a "populist" but a "realist or anti-globalist" figure. As if to solidify her status as part of a global far right movement, Le Pen met with Putin on Friday.
Chippewa County creeps up in health ratings
The 2017 County Health Rankings , which was released Wednesday morning, ranked 83 counties across the state for healthy people. In a ranking of West Virginia's 55 counties, Harrison County has moved from 31st up to 26th in health outcomes .
Saints won't give CB Malcolm Butler offer sheet
Players can't be traded unless they are under contract, which is why the timing of Butler signing the tender is important. The deadline for teams to sign restricted free agents to an offer sheet is April 21.
USF player cut from football team after road-rage shooting
Jimenez, who has a valid concealed weapons permit, removed his gun from his waistband and placed it on the seat next to his leg. He pleaded no contest to a misdemeanor charge of obstructing or opposing an officer without violence in March 2012.
This is the Samsung Galaxy S8, launching on March 29
Authorities in the USA and elsewhere banned the device from use on planes and even from being placed in checked luggage. You'd think Samsung would be trying to do everything it could to get us to all forget about the Note 7.