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Julián Castro's 2020 announcement brightens spotlight on potential Texas showdown with Beto O'Rourke

Texas could have two Democrats running in the 2020 presidential race — and one of them, Julián Castro, got an early start Saturday as speculation continues to swirl around Beto O'Rourke's intentions.

Former Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julián Castro (left) and former U.S. Rep. Beto O'Rourke.

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