Beto O'Rourke launches 2020 bid for president, Texas TV station confirms

Beto O'Rourke addresses supporters in El Paso on election night in November

"I think I'd be good at it".

'I want to be in it, ' he adds.

"But I totally understand people who will make a decision based on the fact that nearly every single one of our presidents has been a white man, and they want something different for this country".

"I'm really proud of what El Paso did and what El Paso represents", O'Rourke said of his hometown in a text to TV station KTSM, which first reported his entry into the race.

"I thought you were supposed to win before you run for president", Trump told reporters in December.

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Zoo officials told local news outlets that the woman, who has not been publicly identified, later apologized for her actions. She was treated at the scene before being taken to a hospital with "stable, non-life-threatening injuries", Gilleland said .

"This is going to be a positive campaign that seeks to bring out the very best from every single one of us, that seeks to unite a very divided country", he said.

O'Rourke begins a three-day Iowa trip on Thursday.

Mr O'Rourke, a former punk musician who sometimes went skateboarding to blow off steam on the Texas campaign trail, has been tipped to quickly achieve rockstar status with a run. Kamala Harris (D-CA), and Sen.

The pair were involved in a bitter dispute during the last election, with Trump eventually winning the race.

However, his former rival Hilary Clinton has said she would not run again.

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