U.S. Rep. Robert "Beto" O'Rourke

District 16 (D-El Paso)

Personal Profile

Full Name: Robert "Beto" O'Rourke
Age: 41
Hometown: El Paso
Race: White
Education: B.S., Columbia University 1995
Spouse: Amy Sanders

Financial Statements


Election Info

2014 Democratic Party Primary Election
Won with 100.00% of vote
2012 General Election
Won with 65.53% of vote
2012 Democratic Party Primary Election
Won with 50.47% of vote

Political Profile

Current Office: U.S. House of Representatives
District: 16
Party: Democratic Party
Term Expiration: 2015
Term Length: 2 years
  • Homeland Security
  • Veterans' Affairs
David Wysong Chief of Staff
Matt Sutton Aide
John Meza Scheduler
U.S. House District 16 Facts
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Population & Household Profile
Education & Employment Profile
Income & Housing Profile
County Report (pdf)
City & CDP Report (pdf)
School District Report (pdf)
Zip Code Report (pdf)
Precinct Report (pdf)

Contact Info

Email: [email protected]
Websites: BetoForCongress.com
House website
Twitter: @BetoORourke
Facebook: Fan Page
Washington Office
Address: 1721 Longworth House Office Building
Washington, DC 20515
Follow @BetoORourke

Twitter Feed

  • RT @marcbhanson: Last time so few people were arrested at the country's borders was 1973, when the Border Patrol recorded just fewer than 5…

    11 hours ago

  • RT @rickdunham: With all of the negative stories about Congress, it's nice to see a lawmaker save a life. Thanks, @RepPeteGallego. http://t…

    a day ago

  • RT @vgescobar: EP County Commissioners Court unanimously passed a resolution this morning opposing Gov Perry's militarization of the Texas-…

    a day ago

  • Look past the border to find the root causes of kids fleeing Central America - http://t.co/M7Gs3aWAtQ

    a day ago

  • Gangs, guns and Judas Priest: when we try to deport our way out of migration issues, it comes back to haunt us. http://t.co/GrV6oeKu3R

    a day ago

  • RT @damiencave: Why the Border Crisis Is a Myth, via @nytimes http://t.co/7ijARoWYrE

    4 days ago

  • Question is not just how to address the present crisis, but whether we are going to sow the seeds of the next one. http://t.co/Ck2r15N0tn

    4 days ago

  • As refugee kids cause hysterics in Austin and DC, @vgescobar shows how the border keeps its cool http://t.co/IQ4VI2jtR1

    4 days ago

  • RT @ScottPetersSD: No love in the Star Wars feature, but at least @RepBetoORourke 's daughter Molly rendered my portrait. cc: @drolland htt…

    5 days ago

  • Politifact: Gov Perry's claims about homicides committed by "illegal aliens" are "incorrect and ridiculous" http://t.co/HqKvuJQgOL

    5 days ago