Progressive Press con A LONE (& BLUE) STAR RISING: A Collection of Congressman Beto O'Rourke Most Important Speeches (so far…) (English Edition)
Proclaimed by The Hill as “man (who) represents a politics of conviction for higher values and courage in refusing to bend to the lesser instincts of our times that have lowered the standards of far too many politicians in far too many places” and heralded by Rolling Stone magazine as the “progressive congressman – and former bassist – from El Paso … threatening to unseat the Senate's most hated Republican”, Congressman Beto O'Rourke is quickly becoming a rising star and welcomed voice in American politics.
Congressman O'Rourke is a politician and businessman serving as the U.S. Representative from Texas's 16th congressional district in his native El Paso, first elected in 2012. He is also the Democratic nominee in the 2018 Texas Senate race, challenging incumbent Republican Ted Cruz. Prior to his election to Congress, O'Rourke was on the El Paso City Council, from June 2005 to June 2011.
‘A LONE (& BLUE) STAR RISING: A Collection of Congressman Beto O'Rourke Most Important Speeches (so far…)’ provides a fascinating celebration of his work to date with a collection of 14 of his most important and speeches, personally selected by the Progressive Press staff. The speeches cover a range of the most important issues facing America today – including progressive immigration reform, civil rights, getting big money out of politics, the importance of strong Mexico-US relations, and much more.