If Joe Biden were to win Texas in November it would “once and for all end the Trump presidency and Trumpism in America,” former Texas Congressman Beto O’Rourke said Tuesday.
O’Rourke made the statement at an Axios digital event. Though a Democratic presidential candidate has not won Texas since Jimmy Carter in 1976, polls show Biden and President Donald Trump neck and neck.
The latest Real Clear Politics average of polls gives Trump a 3.5 percentage point lead, but RCP currently lists Texas as a tossup. Texas has 38 electoral votes.
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