EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) - Beto O'Rourke is running for President of the United States.
The former El Paso Congressman will make the announcement on Thursday morning, but KTSM confirmed Wednesday afternoon he is seeking the Democratic nomination.
KTSM received a text in which O'Rourke said, "I'm really proud of what El Paso did and what El Paso represents. It's a big part of why I'm running. This city is the best example of this country at its best."