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Beto O'Rourke is challenging right winger Ted Cruz for a Senate seat in Texas, a hotly contested race that, if Democrats flip, could contribute to them controlling the Senate.

A majority of Texas voters will lean towards Cruz for his commitment to strengthen security along the US-Mexico border, University of Houston Political Science Professor Brandon Rottinghaus told Sputnik.

Scott is far from the first famous person to support Beto's underdog candidacy against incumbent Republican and sentient can of cream of mushroom soup Ted Cruz.

President Donald Trump and Lebron James have butted heads in the past regarding politics. The Chronicle endorsed Cruz in 2012, but the Dallas Morning news did not. In Texas, the Fort Worth Star-Telegram, which backed Mitt Romney's 2012 presidential run, as well as Republican Sens.

Additionally, one of O'Rourke's goals is to seek fruitful conversations that heal communities instead of divide them. He made it a priority to visit all 254 counties in Texas during the race, something that few candidates do. While many candidates would specifically focus their campaigns on areas that will donate to their campaigns, true leadership is spending time everywhere simply because you care.

The editorial board continued: "Only O'Rourke seems interested in making deals or finding middle ground". John Cornyn and Kay Bailey Hutchison, turned heads when it announced this weekend, "Cruz does not measure up".

On the heels of this endorsement came an unspoken one, not by a Texas newspaper, or even someone who has anything to do with Texas, but rather National Basketball Association superstar and frequent activist Lebron James.

In contrast, Cruz has raised approximately $30 million since early 2017 according to FEC filings.

More than anything, O'Rourke said it's crucial for everyone to work together for the common interest of this country.

In Tyler, Texas, he can count on Yvonne Thrash as one vote he flipped.

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