Beto O'Rourke Speeches

Beto O'Rourke speaking at the 2019 National Forum on Wages and Working People.Beto O'Rourke speaking at the 2019 National Forum on Wages and Working People.By: Gage Skidmore
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Beto O'Rourke Speech Relaunching Presidential Campaign in El Paso, Texas
Beto O'Rourke relaunched his Presidential campaign after taking some time off the trail in the wake of a mass shooting in his home town of El Paso, Texas. O'Rourke spent much of the speech focusing on the scourge of mass shootings plaguing the United States, both directly and indirectly criticizing Donald Trump over his divisive rhetoric and pandering to racists and white nationalists, saying that he wants "to be the leader for this country that we need right now and we do not have ... I want to be the kind of leader for this country that El Paso has raised me and taught me to be."
Beto O'Rourke Speech at 2019 NAACP Convention
Beto O'Rourke spoke at the 2019 NAACP Convention in Detroit, Michigan where he addressed racial disparities in the United States, Donald Trump's record with the African American community, and his plan to make America a more inclusive country for all Americans.
Beto O'Rourke South Carolina Democratic Party Convention Speech
Beto O'Rourke delivered a speech at the South Carolina Democratic Party Convention in Columbia where he spoke of his history as a legislator from the Southwestern border town of El Paso and explained why he thinks that experience makes him the right person to take on Donald Trump in 2020. O'Rourke also touched on a number of topics, including education, healthcare, and immigration reform.