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Texas Elections 2018

Beto O’Rourke’s NFL comments have gone viral. Here’s how it can impact his Texas race.

A video of Beto O'Rourke, the Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate, expressing support for NFL players kneeling during the national anthem has gone viral, earning national attention. But how does it play among Texas voters?

Top to bottom: U.S. Rep. Beto O'Rourke, D-El Paso; some Jacksonville Jaguars football players take a knee during the 2017 season; U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz.

Texas Elections 2018

U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz defeated Democratic challenger Beto O'Rourke in the race for U.S. Senate. View full 2018 Texas election results or subscribe to The Brief for the latest election news.

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