U.S. Rep. Beto O’Rourke (D-El Paso) made his challenge to U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R) official at a rally in his hometown of El Paso today (Friday). No Democrat has been elected to the U.S. Senate from Texas since 1988, and no sitting representative from Texas has been promoted to the Senate since 1984. No Democrat has won statewide since 1994.

U.S. Rep. Beto O'Rourke

U.S. Rep. Beto O’Rourke

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