YOUR BUSINESS AUTHORITY

Springfield, MO

Log in Subscribe

Beto O'Rourke announces he's running for president

Posted online

Beto O'Rourke announced today he's entering the 2020 presidential race.

"This is a defining moment of truth for this country and for every single one of us," said O'Rourke, a Democratic former congressman from Texas. "The challenges that we face right now, the interconnected crises in our economy, our democracy and our climate have never been greater."

O'Rourke joins an increasingly crowded field of more than a dozen democrats vying for the president's seat.

Read more from CNN.

Comments

No comments on this story |
Please log in to add your comment
Editors' Pick

Open for Business: Synergy Executive

Ozark-based men’s substance abuse treatment campus Synergy Executive opened for patients; Old Missouri Bank's sixth full-service branch launched; and Maritime set sail as a brick-and-mortar restaurant.

Most Read