Beto O'Rourke

Robert Francis "Beto" '''O'Rourke''' is an American politician who served as the U.S. representative for from 2013 to 2019. A member of the Democratic Party, O'Rourke was the party's nominee for the U.S. Senate in 2018, a candidate for the Democratic presidential nomination in 2020, and the Democratic nominee for the 2022 Texas gubernatorial election. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Beto O'Rourke has 203 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2013 Ceremony as a Democratic Representative for Texas's 16th district. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2020 with an average of 10,481 views per program. Most appearances with Amy Klobuchar (14), Bernie Sanders (12), Tim Ryan (11). Most common tags: Presidential Nomination, Immigration, Texas.

Appearances by Title:January 1, 2022 - Present Gubernatorial Candidate,

Videos: 2


U.S. Representative, D-TX 16th January 3, 2013 - January 3, 2019 Videos: 198 U.S. Senate Candidate,
c. January 1, 2018 - c. November 7, 2018 Videos: 3 U.S. Representative Candidate,
January 1, 2012 - c. November 2, 2012 Videos: 0

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Past Elections

Ideology data is based on DW-NOMINATE statistics developed by Keith Poole and Howard Rosenthal. More information can be found at Voteview .

Historic election results compiled from data found on


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