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People For the American Way Praises Beto O’Rourke for Remarkable, Inspiring Campaign

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Derrick Crowe
People For the American Way
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Washington, D.C.—Today, People For the American Way (PFAW) praised U.S. Rep. Beto O’Rourke, D-Texas, for running a historic campaign for U.S. Senate in Texas.

“Beto O’Rourke ran a remarkable and inspiring campaign in Texas,” People For the American Way President Michael Keegan said. “His incredible county-by-county effort captivated not only the imaginations of Texans, but people all across the country. While the outcome is not what we would have hoped for, Beto’s influence on Lone Star State politics will persist, and he has definitely made a name for himself as one of the most inspirational figures in Democratic politics.”

People For the American Way is a progressive advocacy organization founded to fight right-wing extremism and defend constitutional values including free expression, religious liberty, equal justice under the law, and the right to meaningfully participate in our democracy. Learn more: