"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.
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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.
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