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Beto O'Rourke speaks at the Texas Democratic Convention in June. The winner of the party's U.S. Senate primary has embraced progressive positions — at times including impeaching President Trump. Richard W. Rodriguez/AP hide caption

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To Win Texas, Beto O'Rourke Is Running To The Left

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Texas Democrats Fired Up Over Rep. Beto O'Rourke's Progressive Platform

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A pharmacy technician prepares syringes containing an injectable anesthetic in the sterile medicines area of the inpatient pharmacy at the University of Utah Hospital in Salt Lake City. Rick Bowmer/AP hide caption

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Doctors Raise Alarm About Shortages Of Pain Medications

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Dallas Wavers On Confederate Memorial

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Texas Roundtable Will Discuss Ways To Address Gun Violence

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Trump Addresses The National Rifle Association, Discusses Preventing School Shootings

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NRA's Annual Convention Kicks Off In Dallas, As Gun-Control Advocates Plan Protests

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Local Dallas Sportscaster Goes Viral For His 'Unplugged' Commentary

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In 'Bomb City,' First-Time Filmmakers Tell True Crime Story From Texas

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Will A Lot Of Democrats In Texas Turn Out For The Red State's Primary?

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Texas Democratic Congressman Beto O'Rourke at a January town hall meeting in Alice, Texas. In his long-shot bid to unseat Sen. Ted Cruz, O'Rourke has campaigned in at least 226 of the state's 254 counties. Eric Gay/AP hide caption

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Texas Democrat's Underdog Bid To Unseat Ted Cruz Picks Up Momentum

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Is The Partial Government Shutdown Painful? It Depends Who You Ask

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Kansas' 2012 Tax Cut Experiment Could Serve As A Cautionary Tale

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