In Texas, Democrat Beto O’Rourke is raising lots of money:
You just raised a record-breaking $38.1 million in three months. From 802,836 contributions. No PACs, no special interests, no corporations. All people, all the time, everywhere, every single day. pic.twitter.com/IDMFNFwezB
— Beto O'Rourke (@BetoORourke) October 12, 2018
However, he still trails Ted Cruz in the polls with the election about three weeks away.
In the race for Texas' Senate seat, Republican Sen. Ted Cruz continues to hold a 9-point lead over Democratic challenger Rep. Beto O'Rourke, according to a new poll https://t.co/88HCsrzwO5
— CNN (@CNN) October 11, 2018
Hillary Clinton mega-supporter Peter Daou can’t believe it:
Anyone who wonders how messed up things are, look no further than Texas, where more American voters appear inclined to choose #TedCruz over #BetoORourke. Utterly mind-boggling that anyone could think Cruz is the better choice.
— Peter Daou (@peterdaou) October 12, 2018
If only wishes translated to reality:
Guy that confidently proclaimed Hillary would win in a landslide is shocked he’s completely wrong about his other predictions. Hilarious. https://t.co/NBaD8zoxUV
— Jake Stull (@PolitcalGuru) October 12, 2018
Maybe the certitude of your world view is not as certain as you think. Ever consider that? https://t.co/17jiwwHNEn
— Joseph Loomis Descendant (@NoKnownHeirs) October 12, 2018