EL PASO, Texas (AP) It's not easy to drown out President Donald Trump, but Beto O'Rourke showed he's willing to try.
The possible 2020 Democratic presidential hopeful staged a hometown rally near where Trump was speaking in the U.S.-Mexico border city of El Paso Texas, on Monday, so close, in fact, that echoes of the president's words could be heard during lulls.https://cms.clickability.com/cms#Workspace-tab
It was the latest signal that the ex-Texas congressman is readying for a White House run.
It's also a window into what an O'Rourke campaign might look like.
O'Rourke barely mentioned Mr. Trump but assailed the president's support for border walls, trying to stay both critical and optimistic in a way that helped him pull off a near upset of Republican Sen. Ted Cruz in November.