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O'Rourke struggles, Castro emerges and Warren avoids trouble in Democratic debate

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Ten Democrats took the stage in the first Democratic debate of the 2020 U.S. election campaign on Wednesday night, each trying to introduce themselves to millions of voters who will decide whether they should be president.

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Democrat O'Rourke accuses Trump White House of dictating Fox News content

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke attacked the close ties between Republican President Donald Trump and Fox News on Sunday, saying the White House has "free rein, almost" over what is broadcast on the cable television network.

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U.S. Democrat O'Rourke raised $9.4 million in first weeks of campaign

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Democratic presidential hopeful Beto O'Rourke raised $9.4 million (£7.2 million) in the first 18 days of his bid for the presidency, his campaign announced on Wednesday.

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O'Rourke candidacy asks - Can a moderate white male win the 2020 Democratic primary?

MOUNT VERNON, Iowa (Reuters) - As he had done at several stops in his first campaign trip as a presidential candidate, Beto O'Rourke on Friday climbed atop a counter at a local Iowa business and addressed a small but adoring crowd. People clapped and cheered. Outside, some waited in the cold, hoping to catch a glimpse of him. 

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Democrat Beto O'Rourke jumps into 2020 U.S. presidential race

BURLINGTON, Iowa (Reuters) - Beto O'Rourke launched a run on Thursday for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, hoping his message and the fame gained from his unsuccessful election challenge against U.S. Senator Ted Cruz in Texas last year set him apart from a diverse field.

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Republican Senator Cruz holds off challenge by Democrat O'Rourke in Texas

EL PASO, Texas (Reuters) - Republican U.S. Senator Ted Cruz of Texas held off an election challenge on Tuesday by Democratic U.S. Representative Beto O'Rourke, keeping his seat in the upper chamber of Congress, according to media projections.