Beto O'Rourke, a Democratic darling in 2018, struggling on national stage: poll
Thursday, 6 June 2019 () Beto O’Rourke, the former Texas congressman who nearly won a U.S. Senate seat last year in the reliably conservative state, is struggling in his White House bid and has lost support from young voters and minorities, according to a new Reuters/Ipsos national poll.
In regards to the Democratic primary in Texas, Beto O'Rourke led candidates in one poll, while another poll showed that Democrats and those leaning Democrat prefer the former congressman run for U.S. Senate against John Cornyn instead.
On Thursday the Democratic National Committee announced the 20 candidates who qualified for the first presidential primary debate at the end of June on NBC. Leading the group of presidential candidates..