Beto Speaks in Lampasas

Democrat who would challenge Republican Ted Cruz for his U.S. Senate seat, Beto O’Rourke, was in Lampasas yesterday. The charismatic West Texan made a noon appearance at the Hostess House in Hancock Park. He had a packed house of mostly Democrats, but there were also a number of curious independents and some typically Republican voting citizens.

Candidate for U.S. Senate in Lampasas Today

Beto O’Rourke will be at the Lampasas Hostess House for an 11:30am “Town Hall” style meeting. The charismatic El Paso Democrat is a sitting member of the U.S. House of Representatives where he serves on the House Committees for Armed Services and Veterans Affairs and focuses on improving veteran’s health care and benefits. He also claims a need to curb the influence of corporate money in Congress.