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Analysis: Is Beto O’Rourke the bomb or just a bottle rocket?

O'Rourke came close to a big political upset last year by harnessing Democratic voters' desire to deny Ted Cruz another term in the U.S. Senate. Could that work in a presidential race?

Beto O'Rourke at the Metallica concert at the University of Texas at El Paso on Feb. 28, 2019.

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