Who is Beto O’Rourke?
Current job: Candidate for the president of the US.
Family: O’Rourke’s wife is named Amy. They have two sons, Ulysses and Henry, and a daughter, Molly.
Hometown: El Paso, Texas
Political party: Democratic
Previous jobs: Representative for Texas’ 16th Congressional District from 2013 to 2019; El Paso city council member from 2005 to 2011; cofounder of software and internet-services company Stanton Street Technology Group, which his wife now runs.
Who is Beto O’Rourke’s direct competition for the nomination?
Based on a recurring series of national surveys we conduct, we can figure out who the other candidates competing in O’Rourke’s lane are and who the broader opponents are within the party.
The average O’Rourke-satisfied respondent said they were satisfied with 5.1 other candidates, which is okay: it means that people who like him tend to be considering just a few other choices. To stay competitive, he’ll want to be in line with the top candidates in the race, for whom that number is less than four. Just 4 percent of his supporters liked Beto and Beto alone.
Respondents who would be satisfied with O’Rourke as the nominee liked Joe Biden, an already popular candidate, even more than the general set of respondents …read more
Source:: Businessinsider – Politics