techkenyot.com
techkenyot.com March 20, 2019


Beto O'Rourke Joins Democratic Presidential Field

15 March 2019, 04:16 | Glen Norman

Beto O’Rourke to Announce 2020 Presidential Bid

The enthusiasm generated by former three-term Rep. Beto O'Rourke may seem reminiscent of another politician who had only spent a few years in Congress before running for the White House — President Barack Obama

The former Texas congressman sent a text message to TV station KTSM on Wednesday afternoon confirming the news that he will seek the Democratic presidential nomination.

Thursday morning's announcement will leave former Vice President Joe Biden as the last big name yet to make a decision about the 2020 campaign.

The Democratic field features the most diverse set of candidates to run for president in American history.

The first of the state-by-state nominating contests will be in February 2019.

Dolphins emerging to fight Teddy Bridgewater away from Saints
If Payton stays with the Saints , the plan is for Bridgewater to eventually take over as the team's starting quarterback. The Saints restructured Brees' contract Thursday in hopes of creating room under the salary cap to re-sign Bridgewater.

"Middle schools are one of the fastest-growing markets for marijuana sales today", O'Rourke said Thursday at a campaign event in Iowa.

The trip will serve as the first test of whether O'Rourke can carry to the national political stage the pop-star appeal he showed in Texas a year ago, drawing enthusiastic crowds and $80 million in campaign donations.

When the Des Moines Register/CNN/Mediacom poll was first run in December, O'Rourke placed third, the top choice of 11 percent.

O'Rourke, a 46-year-old former three-term USA representative from West Texas, made the announcement online.

Queer Google developer smashes pi world record
This is nearly 9 trillion digits more than the previous world record , which was set in November 2016 by Peter Trueb. Talking about her journey, she says, "When I was a kid, I didn't have access to supercomputers".

With his presidential effort, O'Rourke is hoping to leverage the fame he gained with his Senate race. He visited with students in the key swing state of Wisconsin. O'Rourke accused Trump of stoking "false fear" about immigrants.

Party liberals have zeroed in on O'Rourke's refusal while in the U.S. House of Representatives to co-sponsor legislation providing "Medicare-for-all" and free college tuition, although during his Senate campaign O'Rourke promoted the idea of universal healthcare.

"I'm really proud of what El Paso did and what El Paso represents", O'Rourke said in the text.

"Amy and I are happy to share with you that I'm running to serve you as the next president of the United States of America", O'Rourke said in a video announcing his candidacy.

English Beat Germans 17-3 On Aggregate In Champions League Last 16
The Merseyside outfit will learn their opponents for the Champions League quarter-finals when the draw is made on Friday morning. Barcelona and Juventus come next in the betting ahead of Liverpool, United and Spurs, with Ajax and Porto the two big outsiders.



Other News

Trending Now

At Least 4 Dead As Pedestrian Bridge Collapses
Following the mishap, the civic body made a decision to undertake a structural audit of all the bridges in the city. Famous cricketer Sachin Tendulkar also took to Twitter and prayed for those who were injured in the bridge collapse.

Dynamo Kiev vs Chelsea, Europa League Round of 16, second leg
It's really risky to play any football here in this moment, and I think it's really very unsafe for injuries. I think Ruben has absolutely everything and to be fair he's had a few injury problems this season.

Boeing 737 Max groundings not expected to impact Syracuse travelers
Experts say other possible causes of the crashes are being investigated, including other malfunctioning systems and pilot error. However, the FAA said this week it had mandated that Boeing update its flight software and training on the aircraft.

Evidence of Enormous, 2600-Year-Old Solar Storm Found in Greenland
A team of researchers has found traces an "enormous" solar storm in Greenland that struck ancient Earth around 2,600 years ago. This solar storm known as solar proton event (SPE) is about 10 times stronger than any recorded in modern history.

Iraq Looks To Boost Crude Oil Trading Business
USA crude oil exports have set annual record highs in each year since 2014, most recently averaging 2.0 million bpd in 2018. EIA's data also showed that on the exports side, US crude oil exports increased while domestic production rose as well.

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang Celebrates Second Goal vs. Rennes With Black Panther Mask
He immediately went behind the goal where he picked up a bag containing a mask of the popular Marvel character Black Panther. It's Black Panther and in Gabon we call the national team the Panther of Gabon, so it represents me, so yeah, that's it'.

Tesla Model Y launch price $39K - Completes Tesla's S3XY line up
Elon Musk, Chief Executive of Tesla has plans of selling more examples of Model Y as compared to Model 3 and Model S combined. As we long expected, the Tesla Model Y's front fascia is strikingly similar to the Model 3, it's four-door sedan sibling.

Trump on Brexit: I'm Surprised at How Badly it Has All Gone
Last night, he presented the US President, Donald Trump , with the traditional bowl of shamrock in a ceremony at the White House. McMahon, president of the American Conference for Irish Studies. "I regret that Brexit's happening".

'Avengers: Endgame' trailer shows the heroes will do whatever it takes
Along with the official poster, Disney/Marvel released the first full trailer to Avengers: Endgame , which hits theaters April 26. Will they be tasked with confronting Thanos while the rest of the Avengers head into the Quantum Realm?

16-year-old Swedish activist Greta Thunberg nominated for Nobel Peace Prize
After the news of her nomination broke, Thunberg took to Twitter to say she was "honoured and very grateful for this nomination". The names of the Nobel Peace Prize Laureates will be announced that month.