Beyoncé Posts Last-Minute Support Of Beto O'Rourke On Instagram

Beyoncé Posts Last-Minute Support Of Beto O'Rourke On Instagram

Triumph (Robert Smigel) was certainly put to great and productive use, given that he was somehow able to score interviews with Senator Ted Cruz and his challenger, Congressman Beto O'Rourke, on the campaign trail in Texas.

Texas polls are set to close at 8 p.m. and 9 p.m. EST, per Politico.

Throughout the campaign, Cruz has assured voters that Texas is and will remain a conservative stronghold, frequently dismissing O'Rourke's media attention as hype. Ted Cruz (R) in Texas.

The race was the most expensive in the U.S. Senate's history and the first to surpass $100 million in total fundraising. In contrast, Cruz raised $40 million. Instead of tacking to the center on key issues like gun control, immigration, abortion, and health care, O'Rourke ran on a platform that was more or less indistinguishable from that of Bernie Sanders.

The Democrat got the endorsement of Texan Willie Nelson, who performed at a rally.

Midterm elections New York polls 2018: Who will win in NY?
NY has a total number of twenty-seven seats and it appears the chance of winning for the Democrats is "solid". Rasmussen notes, "Forty-three percent (43%) of voters say the country is headed in the right direction ".

Still, the race should never have been this close in the Lone Star State. Trump traveled to Houston in late October on Cruz's behalf. At one point, while interviewing some Cruz supporters, Triumph takes the Zodiac joke to an unexpected place.

And Republican durability in states across the country, in an election expected to deliver a rebuke to Donald Trump, shows the party is doing something right in voters' eyes.

"Really interesting to hear you talk about a partisan circus after your six years in the US Senate", O'Rourke shot back, alluding to Cruz's role in leading the Republicans in 2013 to shutting down the government. Texas last elected a Democrat to Senate in 1988. Seeing a candidate you're there to vote for while you're at the polls.

Meanwhile, a comedy bit put the candidates in the national spotlight yet again.

Then, finally, after years of waiting, Triumph finally came face-to-face with Cruz at a Republican rally. "Hey, I support spaying and neutering", he explained, "just like Trump did to you". "Just like Trump did to you".

Related Articles

  • Rebel Wilson 'deeply sorry' for plus-sized claims

    Fans of the actress thanked her for apologising - while some reactions involved a bit more eye-rolling. Wilson responded with a lawsuit which she won but was later forced to pay back a substantial sum.
    Samsung teases mythical smartphone with foldable display

    Samsung teases mythical smartphone with foldable display

    We neither have a confirmed name of the phone but a report from GizmoChina reveals that it may be called the Galaxy F. According to a recent Bloomberg report, design of the foldable phone, codenamed victor , hasn't been yet finalised.
    Amazon exec calls out 'genius' who leaked possible headquarters  details

    Amazon exec calls out 'genius' who leaked possible headquarters details

    Retail giant Amazon Inc . is in "advanced talks" to open its second headquarters in the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area, The Washington Post reported Saturday.
  • Early Vote Ends With Strong Turnout

    Early Vote Ends With Strong Turnout

    Procrastinator's guide: Did Election Day creep up on you by surprise? Anyone in line by that time will be able to vote, Vu said. But how do they know? "They're being sorted and scanned now so they'll be ready to count right when the polls close".
    The new u.s. sanctions against Iran come into force on Monday

    The new u.s. sanctions against Iran come into force on Monday

    Campaigning in Chattanooga, Tenn., late on Sunday, Trump said his "maximum pressure" policy against Iran was working. Turkey is among eight nations granted temporary waivers from sanctions the US reimposed Monday on Iran's oil sector.
    Celeb tattoo artist opens up about Selena Gomez, Demi Lovato

    Celeb tattoo artist opens up about Selena Gomez, Demi Lovato

    During her two-week hospitalization in July, Lovato was surrounded by her loved ones, including ex-boyfriend Wilmer Valderrama . Demi Lovato is out of rehab, three months after a drug overdose left her hospitalised for almost two weeks.
  • Rounds says Trump can't unilaterally change citizenship under 14th Amendment

    Rounds says Trump can't unilaterally change citizenship under 14th Amendment

    Therefore it would be illogical to seek an end to their birthright citizenship out of fear of drugs, crime and rape. Also, the 14th Amendment confers citizenship on those born in the USA and "subject to the jurisdiction thereof ".
    Queen invites Meghan Markle's mother to spend Christmas with the royal family

    Queen invites Meghan Markle's mother to spend Christmas with the royal family

    Meghan and her mother have remained notably close , while Megan's relationship with her father, Thomas Markle, remains strained . She was also in London in September to join Meghan for the launch of a charity cookbook at Kensington Palace.
    Barcelona make Lionel Messi decision about potential Inter Milan return

    Barcelona make Lionel Messi decision about potential Inter Milan return

    Barcelona have won all of their last four matches without Messi , including a 2-0 win over Inter at the Camp Nou last month. However the 31-year-old Argentine has travelled with the squad to the San Siro, and could yet be declared fully fit.
  • Emery praises quality Blackpool after narrow win

    Emery praises quality Blackpool after narrow win

    The Spaniard has a long-standing habit of reading self-help books, and even used to hand them out to players at former clubs. Liverpool's 11th Premier League fixture this season ended in a draw (1-1) against the London based club, Arsenal .
    Minister upbeat on Brexit deal for financial sector

    Minister upbeat on Brexit deal for financial sector

    The phone call between the two leaders came after Dominic Raab reportedly privately demanded the right to unilaterally end the backstop .
    Kawhi Leonard misses another prime-time matchup

    Kawhi Leonard misses another prime-time matchup

    Denzel Washington , Snoop Dogg, Adam Levine, Kristen Bell and Odell Beckham Jr. were among the celebrities attending the game. There was no word on whether Leonard would potentially be available for Monday night's game in Utah against the Jazz.