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Beto O Rourke announces 2020 campaign for president

Mar 15, 2019 - The San Francisco Chronicle
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Beto O'Rourke announced he is running for president Thursday morning.

In a video posted to Twitter, the former House representative for the 16th congressional district in Texas sits next to his wife, Amy, and emphasizes the critical decision ahead for voters in the 2020 election.

"This is a defining moment of truth for this country and for every single one of us," O'Rourke said. "The challenges that we face - the interconnected crises in our economy, in our democracy and our climate ...