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The Success in Beto’s Failure

O’Rourke gave Texans who have long felt disenfranchised a glimpse of what could be

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By Mimi Swartz

The condolence emails are already coming in, from New York, and California, and from my neighbors down the street, who are mostly limiting themselves to unprintable but predictable four-letter words. Yes, Beto O’Rourke lost to Ted Cruz…

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