Jun 27, 2019
As the Democratic presidential debates got underway this week,
the Texans in the race clashed before a national audience creating
fresh buzz for former HUD Secretary Julian Castro. He laid into
former Rep. Beto O'Rourke, who barely cast a shadow in the first
debate. But of course, there's a long way to go. Meantime, Gov.
Greg Abbott deployed National Guard troops to the border amid a
growing humanitarian crisis.Then Abbott immediately used the troop
deployment to raise campaign cash.
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