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Abbott, O'Rourke lead off election year with visits to border cities

The Republican governor officially announced his reelection campaign Saturday in McAllen, while likely Democratic opponent Beto O'Rourke campaigned in El Paso.

Gov. Greg Abbott, left, and former U.S. Rep. Beto O'Rourke, D-El Paso.

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